Saint Laurence School is a Catholic Elementary School for children in Pre-Kindergarten through grade eight.
Saint Laurence is a Philadelphia Archdiocesan School accredited by the Middle States Association for colleges and schools.
Saint Laurence School is a faith-filled community guiding each student on his/her faith journey as a disciple of Jesus Christ through participation in prayer, liturgical and sacramental celebrations, and charitable service.
Through the development of the whole person - spiritually, intellectually, personally, socially, emotionally, and physically - each student endeavors to become an active witness in Christ's mission of building the Kingdom of God.
The essential purpose of Catholic education is to form the faith received at Baptism, in collaboration with parents and parish communities through the proclamation of the Gospel; building up of a community of faith, true worship and service in the love of Jesus Christ.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 325 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Laurence School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
325 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
St. Laurence School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Reviews

Dear sir or madam I am a special education teacher and I'm writing you to declare my interest in working for your school. I have done some research regarding the school's history, mission and curriculum. I was impressed by the strong ethics of equality and community-oriented giving that seem to be prevalent at your school's ideology. As a special education teacher it is my strong belief that children should be given the opportunity to learn at their own pace, in an environment that enhances their abilities and supports them to reach their full potential. My experience, has taught me that individual growth can only be achieved in a cohesive and connected community that takes into consideration the strengths, needs and aspirations of every student. I believe your school's philosophy is humanitarian and conciliates science with spiritual growth, and for that I think I am really qualified to work with you. As an undergraduate student I have taken courses of pedagogy, sociology, psychology, language and sciences. I have work experience not only at special education schools but also at tutoring children with learning disabilities, attention deficit disorders and autism. Should you need more information on me, please don't hesitate to contact me. My e-mail is: Sincerely yours, Theano Koutromanou
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 325 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Delaware County, PA is $22,735 for elementary schools and $30,925 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Delaware County, PA is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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