Our Lady Of Peace School

  • Our Lady of Peace School is a Catholic elementary school, grades Preschool through Grade 8, dedicated to the growth of our children in a religious as well as an academic atmosphere; it gives primary importance to Christian values and academic excellence.
  • Our students in Kindergarten through Grade 8 are taught by state certified teachers.
  • Full time music, art and physical education teachers as well as a full time librarian are on the staff, and we have the services of remedial teachers in reading, math and speech, as well as a guidance counselor.
  • The school is committed to developing young people who understand and value the importance of character, self-discipline and faith: daily classes in religious education, weekly Mass, opportunities for spiritual growth and leadership, sacramental preparation, Living Stations of the Cross, Mary's Day celebration, as well as outreach programs designed to help students become aware of and reach out to those in need.
  • OLP creates and upholds an environment that fosters the Catholic principles parents want their children to integrate into their lives.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students346 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Peace School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scranton
    St Clare/st Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 381 students
    6 miles
    1527 Penn Ave
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570)343-7880
    6 PK-8
    381
  • Clarks Summit
    Abington Christian Academy
    Abington Christian Academy Photo - Each year the students spend time in fellowship with one another, learning, exercising and having fun at a field day event. Here students participate in a huge game of Simon Says at Camp Orchard Hill.
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-4 | 35 students
    2.2 miles
    413 Layton Road
    Clarks Summit, PA 18411
    (570)586-5270
    2.2 PK-4
    35
  • Scranton
    Howard Gardner School Of Discovery
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 145 students
    5 miles
    134 School St
    Scranton, PA 18508
    (570)941-4106
    5 PK-8
    145

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