La Salle Academy

  • Here at St. Marys Visitation School, formation and education are equally important.
  • Students are taught to know the love of God in their own lives, respect and love one another, and to serve God in our community.
  • The teaching staff at St. Marys Visitation School is fully degreed, certified and experienced.
  • Our school strives for academic excellence in reading, writing, mathematics and science.
  • The school staff is committed to inspiring each student to reach their full potential both academically and spiritually.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1892

Student Body

Total Students214 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade La Salle Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorSister Carmencita

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Meeting Site for Boy Scouts:(Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Brownies), Youth Group

School Notes

  • St. Marys Visitation School offers a low teacher to student ratio. We take pride in our ability to know all of our parents and students. Our staff is committed to working with our parents in providing a quality Catholic education to all students. Working together allows our student to prosper.
  • St. Marys Visitation School is affordable. St. Marys tuition is one of the lowest of all elementary schools in the Diocese of Scranton. Financial Aid is provided to many of our students and St. Marys is proud to provide the most number of scholarships of all elementary school in the Diocese. Fund raising options are also available to help defray the tuition fee.
  • One of the many features of St. Marys Visitation School is our after school program which runs from 2:15 until 5:30 pm. This program provides a warm and safe environment for students in pre-school through grade 5 on a full-time or part-time basis.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scranton
    St. Clare School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-3 | 270 students
    2.6 miles
    2215 N Washington Ave
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570) 343-2790
    2.6 PK-3
    270
  • Lake Ariel
    Grades: PK-12 | 164 students
    11.6 miles
    30 Hemlock Road
    Lake Ariel, PA 18436
    (570) 937-4848
    11.6 PK-12
    164

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