Holy Family School

  • Holy Family is a small Catholic School on Erie's lower east side.
  • Holy Family was founded in 1915 by the late Father Andrew Jurcak, then pastor of Holy Family Parish.
  • At Holy Family School we will develop the students listening skills and further instill their enjoyment of literature.
  • Here, we offer small class size so that student personally interact with the teacher.
  • Safe enviornment is available to the students and strong moral and religious development are encouraged.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students111 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
62%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Holy Family School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Holy Family is a small Catholic School on Erie's lower east side. Holy Family was founded in 1915 by the late Father Andrew Jurcak, then pastor of Holy Family Parish. At Holy Family School we will develop the students listening skills and further instill their enjoyment of literature. Here, we offer small class size so that student personally interact with the teacher. Safe enviornment is available to the students and strong moral and religious development are encouraged.
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  • Erie
    Grades: NS-8 | 215 students
    3.5 miles
    1372 W 6th St
    Erie, PA 16505
    (814) 452-4273
    3.5 NS-8
    215
  • Erie
    St Jude School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 407 students
    4.9 miles
    606 Lowell Ave
    Erie, PA 16505
    (814) 838-7676
    4.9 PK-8
    407
  • Erie
    St Luke School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 381 students
    2.1 miles
    425 E 38th St
    Erie, PA 16504
    (814) 825-7105
    2.1 PK-8
    381

School Reviews

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My grandson has been at holy family for five years, and he loves it. He is so advanced in math, and enjoys going to school. Sister kevin goes above and beyond to keep this small school open and we are so blessed that it is such a good fit.
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