Holy Family School

  • Holy Family School, nestled in the borough of Phoenixville in Chester County, is a five parish regional elementary school, comprised of students from Holy Trinity, Sacred Heart, Saint Ann, Saint Joseph and Saint Mary of the Assumption parishes.
  • Educating approximately 433 students in grades preschool-eight, it is the privilege and responsibility of the faculty of Holy Family School to support, sustain, and enliven the Gospel message as the students mature and prepare to worship, live and work in the broader community.
  • Holy Family School is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, and visionary Catholic educator who is a knowledgeable practicing person of faith with a thorough understanding of and commitment to the Catholic philosophy of education, including catechesis.
  • The ideal candidate will assure that the all educational programs, services, and activities, draw their meaning from the school’s mission and further its purpose.
  • The administration assures that academic accountability, fiscal integrity and related matters of oversight compliance are executed.
  • The school leader organizes the work environment through effective scheduling to maximize learning and facilitate good teaching, provides opportunities for shared leadership and decision making, and communicates to all parties though a variety of means, including the school website.
  • In consultation with all stakeholders, the administration of Holy Family School creates a dynamic school environment that supports frank, professional dialogue, values divergent thinking, encourages a lively sprit of collaboration, and plans responsibility for short and long term institutional goals.
  • In addition, the successful candidate should be technologically-savvy and able to serve as a role model for faculty, staff and students as we craft a dramatically different learning atmosphere for our students.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2016

Student Body

Total Students301 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Holy Family School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Phoenixville
    Grades: PK-K | 69 students
    2.5 miles
    1075 Egypt Rd
    Phoenixville, PA 19460
    (610) 935-3220
    2.5 PK-K
  • Berwyn
    Berwyn Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 19 students
    6.8 miles
    719 Berwyn Ave
    Berwyn, PA 19312
    (610) 644-4317
    6.8 PK-K
  • Collegeville
    The Goddard School
    The Goddard School Photo - Our Bouncing Bells Classroom (12-18 mos) holds 10 children.
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 100 students
    3.2 miles
    500 Springhouse Drive
    Collegeville, PA 19426
    (610) 232-7939
    3.2 NS-K
  • Devon
    A Child's Place
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 21 students
    7.8 miles
    524 Sugartown Rd
    Devon, PA 19333
    (610) 687-4999
    7.8 K
  • Malvern
    Villa Maria Academy Lower School
    Villa Maria Academy Lower School Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 286 students
    7.4 miles
    280 IHM Drive
    Malvern, PA 19355
    (610) 644-4864
    7.4 NS-8

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $8,004 for elementary schools and $16,439 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).