St. John Bosco School

  • Saint John Bosco School was founded in 1953. Our school is committed to preparing the students to proclaim and live the Good News of Jesus Christ through religious and academic instruction.
  • The uniqueness of each student as a child of God is stressed, thereby providing a foundation of self-worth and importance.
  • In order to respond to the personal needs of each child, Saint John Bosco School recognizes individual abilities, talents, and differences.
  • A positive learning environment is provided along with a strong academic curriculum.
  • Creativity and diverse teaching methods in conjunction with archdiocesan guidelines challenge students to reach their greatest potential and recognize their responsibility to use their God-given gifts.
  • Saint John Bosco School strives to provide each student with a quality education as well as an opportunity to grow spiritually, physically, socially, emotionally, and intellectually.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9

Student Body

Total Students165 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. John Bosco School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    4.8 miles
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    Abington, PA 19001
    (215) 887-3067
    4.8 PK-8
    224
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    (215) 277-1386
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    6.7 miles
    816 Norristown Rd
    Ambler, PA 19002
    (215) 646-4916
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    4.2 miles
    29 Conwell Dr
    Ambler, PA 19002
    (215) 646-0150
    4.2 NS-9
    414
  • Ambler
    Grades: PK-8 | 187 students
    6.2 miles
    260 Forest Ave
    Ambler, PA 19002
    (215) 646-6150
    6.2 PK-8
    187

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