St. Ignatius Elementary School

  • St. Ignatius of Antioch is a small Catholic school in Yardley, Bucks County.
  • It offers a strong academic curriculum in a warm caring environment.
  • Our students utalize the latest in classroom technology to enhance their learning including 1:1 Chromebooks in 2nd-8th grades. Our 8th grade graduates attend excellent private high schools.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1958
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2007

Student Body

Total Students314 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Ignatius Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,650
Tuition NotesTuition displayed is the base rate for grades 1st-8th; all rates and fees are available on the school website.
Admissions DirectorHelene Crozier
Admissions AssociateMary Ann DiTommaso


Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Track and FieldBasketballCross Country,
Track and Field


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Cub Scouts, Future City, Geocaching Club, Geography Bee Club, Girl Scouts, Junior National Honor Society, LEGO Club, Minecraft Club, Reading Olympics, School Newsletter, Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Instrumental Music Lessons, Passion Play, School Liturgical Choir, Young Rembrandts Drawing Class

Recreational Athletic Programs:
CYO Sports

School Notes

  • St. Ignatius of Antioch School is committed to developing spiritual, personal, and academic excellence while incorporating 21st century skills to encourage lifelong learning in a globally advancing society.
  • As a Catholic school of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, our core purpose is to equip saints for life in this world and the next. Responding to God's call, we are the world's premier center for the teaching mission of the Church. St. Ignatius of Antioch School, a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, is a small private Catholic school founded by the Sisters of St. Francis in 1958. 
  • As part of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, we provide an academically rigorous, faith-based education to the families of St. Ignatius of Antioch parish and the surrounding area.  We emphasize academics, a wide range of activities, and the latest in classroom technology.  We achieve a close family environment where students are committed to Christian values, high academic skills and a positive self-image.
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