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  • The mission of Our Mother of Perpetual Help School is to integrate Catholic values and moral teachings with a strong academic program thus enabling students to take an active role in our Church and in the community at large.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1957

Student Body

Total Students193 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Our Mother Of Perpetual Help School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
42%
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notesfinancial aid is available to qualified families

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, Track and FieldBasketballTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Gardening Club, MathCounts, National Geographic & Diocesan Geography Bees, National History Day, Quiz Bowl, Rosary Making Club, Science Fair, Scripps & Diocesan Spelling Bees, Service Projects, Writing Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Instrumental Music Instruction, Piano Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run

School Notes

  • Since it's establishment in 1957 has been recognized for Catholic Identity and academic excellence.
  • Open to all students regardless of race, religion or national origin.
  • Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Elementary and Secondary Schools.
  • Full time faculty members are dedicated and fully certified teachers as authorized by the Diocese of Harrisburg and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
  • Core curriculum is mandated by the Diocese of Harrisburg.
  • Principal of OMPH School is Miss Margaret Gardner, M.S. Administrative Certified.
  • The Redemptorist Fathers are present daily within the school to interact and spiritually guide our children.
  • Secure, fully air conditioned building with a large playground and safe outdoor areas for exercise and play.

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  • Lancaster
    Grades: K-8 | 176 students
    12.5 miles
    521 E Orange St
    Lancaster, PA 17602
    (717) 392-3083
    12.5 K-8
    176
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    Lancaster, PA 17603
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