St. Charles Borromeo School

  • St. Charles Borromeo School concentrates its efforts on the religious and academic needs of its students.
  • St. Charles School nurtures its students in the love of God and the joy of learning.
  • Students learn of their faith through classroom instruction and example.
  • The St. Charles family extends this education through the practice of community worship and prayer and the witness of their faith through numerous acts of service to the school, the parish, and the surrounding community.
  • A strong program in each academic area is supported and enhanced by this faith-filled environment, as are the many extra-curricular activities available to the students.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students239 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Charles Borromeo School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Drexel Hill
    Grades: NS-PK | 37 students
    0.3 miles
    230 Shadeland Avenue
    Drexel Hill, PA 19026
    0.3 NS-PK
  • Clifton Heights
    The Nicholas School
    The Nicholas School Photo - We are always creating! Today it was homemade bread.We mixed the dough and had a great time kneading it.
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 50 students
    0.6 miles
    31 N Diamond St
    Clifton Heights, PA 19018
    0.6 NS-K
  • Drexel Hill
    Sonshine Christian Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 48 students
    0.7 miles
    3601 Garrett Rd
    Drexel Hill, PA 19026
    0.7 PK-K
  • Drexel Hill
    Holy Child Academy
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 181 students
    0.9 miles
    475 Shadeland Ave
    Drexel Hill, PA 19026
    0.9 NS-8
  • Lansdowne
    Grades: K-6 | 93 students
    0.9 miles
    110 N Lansdowne Ave
    Lansdowne, PA 19050
    0.9 K-6

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $7,921 for elementary schools and $15,944 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).