Mother Of Sorrows Elementary School

  • Mother of Sorrows School is a Catholic school in which spiritual formation is an integral part of the program.
  • We are a family, a school family, that is devoted to building a community which encourages the development of our students according to their own cultural pattern, as well as their own individual pace and potential toward the realization of Christian living.
  • We are dedicated to assisting each family in preparing their children for life and in helping them achieve and develop a life centered in Jesus Christ; a good self-concept; a well-disciplined and orderly mind; a healthy, sound body; an appreciation of the value of knowledge; basic skills; standards of social behavior; creativity; and questioning and analytical abilities.
  • It is our goal to teach with the same passion and compassion that Jesus did.
  • It is our goal for our students and their families to interact in a family-like atmosphere as Jesus intended.
  • All of us working together to foster the feeling of family and fellowship will enable us to offer our children a sound education in the most loving and Christian environment possible.

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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 Students273 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Mother Of Sorrows Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cheswick
    Grades: K-12 | 151 students
    9.8 miles
    1407 Pittsburgh St
    Cheswick, PA 15024
    (724) 274-4846
    9.8 K-12
  • Monroeville
    St Bernadette School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 303 students
    4.7 miles
    245 Azalea Dr
    Monroeville, PA 15146
    (412) 372-7255
    4.7 PK-8
  • New Kensington
    Grades: PK-8 | 217 students
    11.3 miles
    110 Elmtree Road
    New Kensington, PA 15068
    (724) 339-4411
    11.3 PK-8
  • Oakmont
    St Irenaeus Preschool
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-PK | 30 students
    10.3 miles
    637 4th St
    Oakmont, PA 15139
    (412) 828-8444
    10.3 NS-PK
  • Pittsburgh
    Grades: K-8 | 278 students
    6.3 miles
    418 Unity Center Rd
    Pittsburgh, PA 15239
    (412) 793-0555
    6.3 K-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).