Saint Basil the Great School is a school for Grades Pre-K through 8 located in Kimberton, PA.
Our mission is to prepare our students to live a life of Christian values.
Our academic success is validated by our Terra Nova scores, which are among the best in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, and our graduates' achievements in high school and beyond.
The motto on our emblem - Pray, Work, Study, and Play - are our guiding principles each day. Click here to learn more about our philosophy.
- Top Ranked PA School
- Grades: Prekindergarten-8
- Enrollment: 223 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Frequently Asked Questions
What is St. Basil The Great School's ranking?
St. Basil The Great School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for St. Basil The Great School?
The application deadline for St. Basil The Great School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
Fantastic Pre-Kindergarten program! Especially when you consider other full time options, St. Basil's provides much more. Miss Joan is wonderful & really does everything she can for her students. My child learned more in Pre-K than Kindergarten.
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