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Our Mother of Sorrows has a rich education history. Since the very beginning, the Sisters of Mercy instructed the children of the parish in small classes.
The school began with just twenty three students who were instructed in the three R's as well as the teachings of Christ.
Over the years, enrollment continued to grow which prompted the construction of a new, state-of-the-art school.
Construction was completed in 1958. Throughout the years Our Mother of Sorrows has graduated almost three thousand students.
The school has become a very important part of the local community.
Not only has OMOS been a leader in education, it has also set the standard for academic excellence that other schools strive to emulate.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 308 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,300
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Our Mother Of Sorrows School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
308 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Our Mother Of Sorrows School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost

School Notes

  • Our Mother of Sorrows has a rich education history. Since the very beginning, the Sisters of Mercy instructed the children of the parish in small classes. The school began with just twenty three students who were instructed in the three R's as well as the teachings of Christ. Over the years, enrollment continued to grow which prompted the construction of a new, state-of-the-art school. Construction was completed in 1958. Throughout the years Our Mother of Sorrows has graduated almost three thousand students. The school has become a very important part of the local community. Not only has OMOS been a leader in education, it has also set the standard for academic excellence that other schools strive to emulate.

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic School, Johnstown, PA . Children learn best when they are in an environment where they feel loved and respected. Unprofessional behavior can impact the respect and welfare of children, parents. Parents need to leave feeling that their child is in a safe, loving.
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Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic School, Johnstown, PA. Children learn best when they are in an environment where they feel loved and respected. Parents need to leave feeling that their child is in a respect, loving.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 308 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $2,300
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $10,612 for elementary schools and $16,670 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).

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