Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School

Mission Statement: Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School builds character and shapes tomorrow's leaders by delivering academic excellence in a Catholic faith based community.
The school is a ministry of the parish and exists to provide quality education and Christian formation of the whole person by encouraging development of each student's talents in the service of God and others.
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School is an extension of the family.
Parents are the primary educators of their children.  We assist parents in fulfulling their responsibilities and partner with them in the education of the whole child --spiritually, intellectually, socially, emotionally, morally, and physcally.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia/ ADD/ ADHD
Year Founded1901
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2004

Student Body

Total Students270 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesMath, Physics/ Chemistry (1 HS Science elective credit), Speech (.5 HS Credit), Health (.5 HS Credit), Spanish (HS credit for Spanish I, if Spanish taken for two years)
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
((-) Weekly School Mass)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,900
Tuition NotesAdmissions Fees $415 (Admissions - $250; Technology- $100; PTC- $50; Class Activity - $15. Additionally, our fundraiser is the Catholic Life Raffle- $100 (or $0 if all tickets are sold)
Admissions DirectorNelda Wohl
Admissions AssociateTenille Kennedy
Endowment Size$0.90 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
ArtStarz, Wildcat Worship Team

School Notes

  • The mission of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School is to fulfill the educational ministry of the Catholic Church in our community. The school exists to provide quality education and Christian formation of the whole person by encouraging development of each student's talents in the service of God and others. Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School is an extension of the family. Parents are the primary educators of their children. We assist parents in fulfulling their responsibilities and partner with them in the education of the whole child --spiritual, moral, intellectual, physical, and emotional.

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