St. Benedict The Moor School
- St. Benedict the Moor School is an African American Catholic School with a mission statement that defines the school.
- Its purpose is to provide excellence in education and strong Christian character development in an atmosphere that promotes self-esteem in our students.
- St. Benedict the Moor School is an instrument of evangelization and those who teach and work here are primarily ministers of the Good News, espousing social justice, and Gospel values.
- The primary goal of St. Benedict the Moor School is to provide excellence in education and strong Christian character development in an atmosphere that promotes self-confidence and self-esteem.
- A strong curriculum is provided which includes the doctrine and teachings of the Catholic faith.
- Meeting the needs of the whole child is a priority in the total school program.
- There is a specific importance placed on the special needs of each student.
- The total school program provides our students with a strong knowledge base about the great influences and contributions of their culture and race on the history of the Unitied States.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-9|
|Total Students||198 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||16 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- PittsburghGrades: NS-8 | 300 students
3333 5th Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
- PittsburghGrades: PK-6 | 184 students
550 Sleepy Hollow Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15228
- PittsburghGrades: KG-8 | 352 students
4060 Allequippa St
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
- PittsburghGrades: NS-8 | 160 students
201 S Winebiddle St
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
- CheswickGrades: K-12 | 151 students
1407 Pittsburgh St
Cheswick, PA 15024
January 19, 2018
Depending on their family circumstances, our Presidents received a wide range of primary and secondary schooling.
January 19, 2018
A fascinating look at where our first Presidents went to school.
January 18, 2018
From time to time we all wonder how things might have turned out if circumstances and situations had been different. We apply that questioning to private schools.