St. Edmund's Academy

  • Welcome to St. Edmund's Academy! We are a private, independent, non-denominational, co-ed Preschool through 8th Grade day school located in Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, PA. We believe that a focused elementary and middle school experience is the best beginning to a successful academic career.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1947

Student Body

Total Students296 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Edmund's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform Required )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesPreschool/PreK - 5 Half Days - $9,500 | Preschool/PreK - 3/2 Program - $12,100 | Preschool/PreK - 5 Full Days - $13,500 | Kindergarten - 5 Full Days - $16,200 | 1st Grade - $18,550 | 2nd Grade - $19,000 | 3rd Grade - $19,700 | 4th Grade - $19,700 | 5th Grade - $20,650 | 6th Grade - $21,350 | 7th Grade - $21,350 | 8th Grade - $21,350 |
% on Financial Aid
Admissions DirectorRobyn Bracco
Admissions AssociateOlivia Altman
Endowment Size$5.5 million


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, SoccerBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyLacrosse,

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