Nazareth Academy High School

Nazareth Academy High School is a Catholic, private, fully-accredited college preparatory school for young women, sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth.
In a family-centered environment, we strive to encourage each student to reach her full potential and to accept the challenges of life with integrity and dignity.
By providing a spirituality based on Gospel values, a challenging academic curriculum, and varied extracurricular activities, we encourage each student to create her personal vision and to respond to the needs of Church and society.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students362 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Nazareth Academy High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jenkintown
    Grades: 9-12 | 266 students
    6.2 miles
    711 Fox Chase Rd
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
    (215) 885-3771
    6.2 9-12
    266
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 9-12 | 1103 students
    1.7 miles
    11201 Academy Rd
    Philadelphia, PA 19154
    (215) 637-1800
    1.7 9-12
    1103
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: PK-12 | 600 students
    11.9 miles
    17th St & Benjamin Franklin
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    (215) 561-5900
    11.9 PK-12
    600
  • Philadelphia
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    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 411 students
    11.8 miles
    311 N 19th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
    (215) 563-8930
    11.8 9-12
    411
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 9-12 | 530 students
    8.7 miles
    1000 W Lycoming St
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
    (215) 455-6900
    8.7 9-12
    530

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The average private school tuition in Philadelphia, PA is $7,702 for elementary schools and $12,354 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Philadelphia, PA is 66% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).