St. Genevieve School

St. Genevieve educates the whole child. We strive for academic excellence with our strong curriculum, and emphasis on the development of student responsibility and study skills.
Our students have access to a variety of learning tools, including the latest in technology, to help them learn now, and to prepare them for the future.
Our school's standardized test scores, which exceed the 75th percentile, provide just one measure of academic success.
The achievements of our graduates in high school and beyond further reflect the benefits of our program.

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St. Genevieve School places among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2001, 2006, 2016

Student Body

Total Students253 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Genevieve School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. Genevieve School educates the whole child. We strive for academic excellence with our strong curriculum, and emphasis on the development of student responsibility and study skills. Our students have access to a variety of learning tools, including the latest in technology, to help them learn now, and to prepare them for the future. Our school's standardized test scores, which exceed the 75th percentile, provide just one measure of academic success. The achievements of our graduates in high school and beyond further reflect the benefits of our program.
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  • Glenside
    St. Joseph The Protector
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 446 students
    3.2 miles
    2336 Fairhill Ave
    Glenside, PA 19038
    (215) 884-0843
    3.2 PK-8
    446
  • Abington
    Grades: PK-8 | 224 students
    5.5 miles
    1525 Elkins Ave
    Abington, PA 19001
    (215) 887-3067
    5.5 PK-8
    224
  • Abington
    Regina Coeli Academy
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 114 students
    5.5 miles
    1525 Marian Rd.
    Abington, PA 19001
    (215) 277-1386
    5.5 PK-8
    114
  • Ambler
    Grades: K-8 | 348 students
    5.9 miles
    816 Norristown Rd
    Ambler, PA 19002
    (215) 646-4916
    5.9 K-8
    348
  • Ambler
    Grades: NS-9 | 414 students
    5 miles
    29 Conwell Dr
    Ambler, PA 19002
    (215) 646-0150
    5 NS-9
    414

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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This school has wonderful education, the best activities, and kind faculty.
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St. Genevieve School is a three time Nationally Recognized Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, 2001| 2006 |2016.We are the only elementary school in the Archdiocese of Phila. to receive this recognition three times. All students at St. Genevieve study core subjects of Religion, English-Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies. All core subjects are integrated across the curriculum and enhance by technology use, including iPads and Smart Boards. Learning standards focus on developing independent and comprehensive critical thinkers. All students have weekly classes in Art, Library, Technology, Physical Education, and Spanish. All students in K-8th Grade participate in STEAM learning.
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St Gens has wonderful teachers who aim to educate the whole child. Students are polite and well mannered, because it`s expected. Public schools are fine for academics, but a Catholic school can educate all aspects of your child,.
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