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St Basil Academy Photo #1 - Saint Basil Academy is a college preparatory school for young ladies located in Jenkintown, PA.
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St Basil Academy Photo #1 - Saint Basil Academy is a college preparatory school for young ladies located in Jenkintown, PA.
  • Saint Basil Academy, a college preparatory school, provides a unique learning environment where traditional values are affirmed and upheld, and new and challenging areas open to today's young women are evaluated and explored.
  • Nurtured by the spiritual and cultural richness of its Ukrainian Catholic heritage, the Academy provides a diversified curriculum that respects individual needs.
  • A dedicated faculty helps students develop solid Christian values and a strong sense of community pride that will prepare them for roles of leadership in today's ever-changing, always challenging society.

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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 AffiliationOther
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1931

Student Body

Total Students266 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
Students by GradeSt Basil Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses10 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score1160
Average ACT score23
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineOct. 19
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,100
% on Financial Aid
48%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Admissions DirectorMrs. Kimberley Clearkin

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
VolleyballWinter Track,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
others, Service, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Band/Orchestra, Choir, Drama

Recreational Athletic Programs:
11 sports

School Notes

  • Saint Basil Academy, a college preparatory school, provides a unique learning environment where traditional values are affirmed and upheld, and new and challenging areas open to today's young women are evaluated and explored. Nurtured by the spiritual and cultural richness of its Ukrainian Catholic heritage, the Academy provides a diversified curriculum that respects individual needs. A dedicated faculty helps students develop solid Christian values and a strong sense of community pride that will prepare them for roles of leadership in today's ever-changing, always challenging society.

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