Maternity Bvm School

Maternity Bvm School has been providing an outstanding learning and growing experience based on Catholic values in Bourbonnais and the surrounding communities since the 1860's.
We are proud to say that we are a very successful school.
Our students and the adults who work with them as teachers, parent volunteers, coaches and moderators have produced many significant successes.
We are proud that for the last 5 years 88% of our 8th grade students in their first quarter of their freshman year make the honor roll at their respective high schools.
We have had students go on and demonstrate their leadership abilities their freshman year, as they serve as class presidents, club presidents, members of service organizations, youth leaders for church youth groups and even captains on athletic teams.
We at Maternity BVM are convinced that the basic foundation is put in place for our graduates to become life long learners and thus contributing members to our very complex society.
As you explore these pages you will learn about the many parts that comprise this extraordinary scholastic environment.
You will learn about academics, clubs and athletics, and most importantly the faith opportunities demonstrating the Catholic values of our school and our call to be of service to others.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students586 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Maternity Bvm School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio27:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: PK-9 | 352 students
    3.6 miles
    6445 Bingham St
    Philadelphia, PA 19111
    (215) 725-3383
    3.6 PK-9
    352
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: K-9 | 584 students
    2.3 miles
    2020 Shelmire Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19152
    (215) 742-1127
    2.3 K-9
    584
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: PK-8 | 800 students
    2.3 miles
    525 Rhawn St
    Philadelphia, PA 19111
    (215) 725-8588
    2.3 PK-8
    800
  • Huntingdon Valley
    Grades: NS-9 | 461 students
    2.4 miles
    214 Welsh Rd
    Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
    (215) 947-2332
    2.4 NS-9
    461
  • Wyncote
    Grades: PK-8 | 590 students
    6.4 miles
    2025 Church Road
    Wyncote, PA 19095
    (215) 885-1636
    6.4 PK-8
    590

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