St. Helena School

  • St Helena School's mission is to be Beacons of Light and Hope through Service.
  • We affirm the gospel values through our commitment to the teachings of Jesus and provide our students with the knowledge and tools to make just choices in life.
  • Our tradition of academic excellence is due to the work of a dedicated faculty and administration, as well as an involved parent group.
  • All work together to form a nurturing community for our students.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Year Founded1945

Student Body

Total Students533 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Helena School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,650
Tuition NotesThere is a different fee for NonParishioners

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Field Hockey, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballField Hockey,
FootballLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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    12 miles
    1845 Byberry Rd
    Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
    (215) 947-6595
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    164
  • Plymouth Meeting
    Grades: NS-8 | 192 students
    2.1 miles
    3040 Walton Rd
    Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
    (610) 825-0160
    2.1 NS-8
    192
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    1.2 miles
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    (610) 275-1775
    1.2 Inquire with school
    61
  • Abington
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    10.1 miles
    1525 Elkins Ave
    Abington, PA 19001
    (215) 887-3067
    10.1 PK-8
    224
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    Grades: PK-8 | 114 students
    10.1 miles
    1525 Marian Rd.
    Abington, PA 19001
    (215) 277-1386
    10.1 PK-8
    114

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