Seven Sorrows Bum School

  • Seven Sorrows BVM School is committed to providing each student with an education which integrates the traditional values of the Catholic Church and the highest standards of academics.
  • With the concentration on these areas, our school forms a strong foundation for students to develop self-confidence while acquiring a social conscience.
  • Seven Sorrows BVM School does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color and national origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities.
  • Indeed, we celebrate the diversity that enriches our population. All students seeking admission to Seven Sorrows BVM School must complete and submit an application and registration form and fee.
  • After pre-admission testing and an interview with the Principal, providing there is room in our classes and the child has no academic or emotional problem that would hinder his education at this school, the child may be admitted to Seven Sorrows BVM School.
  • Academic records must be present/available in order to enroll. Failure to accurately report any learning disabilities or other problems a child may have may result in the removal of the child from Seven Sorrows BVM School.
  • Every student must be immunized according to PA State Law against such diseases as the Pennsylvania Secretary of Health directs.
  • No students from a local school system will be accepted for admission to Seven Sorrows BVM School after the academic year has begun, except under extraordinary circumstances.

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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 Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1951

Student Body

Total Students202 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Seven Sorrows Bum School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(uniforms navy blue and plaid)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,575
Tuition Notesfinancial aid available
Admissions DirectorAngela Love
Admissions AssociateCarol Cost

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Football, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
FootballSoftball,
Track and Field

School Notes

  • Seven Sorrows BVM School is committed to providing each student with an education which integrates the traditional values of the Catholic Church and the highest standards of academics. With the concentration on these areas, our school forms a strong foundation for students to develop self-confidence while acquiring a social conscience. Seven Sorrows BVM School does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color and national origin to all rights, privileges, programs and activities. Indeed, we celebrate the diversity that enriches our population. All students seeking admission to Seven Sorrows BVM School must complete and submit an application and registration form and fee. After pre-admission testing and an interview with the Principal, providing there is room in our classes and the child has no academic or emotional problem that would hinder his education at this school, the child may be admitted to Seven Sorrows BVM School. Academic records must be present/available in order to enroll. Failure to accurately report any learning disabilities or other problems a child may have may result in the removal of the child from Seven Sorrows BVM School. Every student must be immunized according to PA State Law against such diseases as the Pennsylvania Secretary of Health directs. No students from a local school system will be accepted for admission to Seven Sorrows BVM School after the academic year has begun, except under extraordinary circumstances.
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