The Mission of St. Anthony of Padua Regional Catholic School is to incorporate the Gospel message of Jesus into the academic and social life of our students.
Through prayer, sacraments and a spiritual environment, we develop the faith of our students and challenge them to reach their full academic potential and to live a life committed to Christian values.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 262 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,550
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Saint Anthony of Padua Regional Cathol ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Learning Support Staff
Year Founded
1929
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
262 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Saint Anthony of Padua Regional Cathol Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
25 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Girls, Plaid Jumper, White Blouse Boys, Navy Blue Pants, White Shirt, Tie)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
60%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$800
Admissions Director
Sister Mary Esther, Principal

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
CARES, Tutoring

School Notes

  • In addition to our required elementary curriculum, Saint Anthony of Padua Regional Catholic School is committed to a Technology and Fine Arts curriculum as well. We possess a state of the art Computer Lab and Smartboards in every classroom with Technology instruction for students Pre-Kindergarten thru 8th Grade. Our school also offers a Music Program, Foreign Language (Italian) Instruction, and Ballroom Dancing.
  • We also offer a CARES Program and After School Tutoring

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 262 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,550
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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