St. Anthony School Programs is an inclusive education program for students ages 5-21 with the primary diagnoisis of autism, Down syndrome and other developmental delays.
Our program is open to children with special needs of all faiths and is founded on the principle that respect and dignity are as important to the learning process as reading and writing.
St. Anthony's operates seven elementary programs, two secondary programs and a post-secondary program located on a college campus.
Certified special education teachers offer a curriculum of academic studies, spiritual and moral formaton and daily living skills.
Vocational training is emphasized at the secondary and post-secondary levels.
Our program emphasizes inclusion and allows each student to participate in regular classes at their host school based on his/her individual abilities.
In addition to interacting with their peers in the classroom, our students have the opportunity to participate in all school sponsored activities and extracurricular sports and clubs.
St. Anthony's strives to help our students live their lives to their fullest--intellectually, socially, academically, vocationally and spiritually.
Explore our website to learn how St. Anthony's is helping special needs children lead happier, well-rounded lives each and every day.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 93 students
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
autism, down syndrome, cognitive disabilities
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
93 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
St. Anthony School Programs Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
10 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
attire is regulated by the host school

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies based on grade level program. Scholarships and tuition aid are available.

School Notes

  • Staff student ratio 1:3
  • Located at 10 school sites throughout Allegheny County
  • Elementary Program focuses on inclusion, academics, social skills, daily living skills and moral formation
  • Secondary Program focuses on inclusion, social skills, and transitions into vocational training.
  • Post-Secondary Program focuses on vocational training which includes learning public transportation to create mobility. Students work in job sites with same age job coaches and develop friendships and job skills.
Source: Verified school update

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The application deadline for St. Anthony School Programs is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 93 students
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Allegheny County, PA is $10,238 for elementary schools and $15,012 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Allegheny County, PA is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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