St. Leo The Great School

We are a Works Of Mercy school, serving over 23 different organizations approved by our diocese in order to live out the gospel call to take care of one's neighbor.
Our standardized testing and academics are at the highest levels.
Just this month, our current 8th graders had 4 of the county's top 6 entrance scores for our local Catholic high school! Our sports, academic and arts extracurriculars offer a rich and well rounded experience.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild to Severe learning differences supported through our Cupertino Classroom and special education staff
Year Founded1965

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size19 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition rates vary GREATLY. Set tuition rates for practicing Catholic families not qualifying or not applying for financial aid is around $4,000. BUT, the average tuition rate is just under $3,000 per student.
Admissions DirectorAlan Schwartz
Admissions AssociateSuzanne C.


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Softball, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
AND MANY, Chess Club, MANY MORE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, Robotics Club *(award winning), Science Explorers

Arts and Music Programs:
Percussion, School Musical --over 40 students act, sing & dance every spring, string & wind instrumental music instruction

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Garden Club

School Notes

  • OPEN ENROLLMENT!  CALL Mr. Alan Schwartz at 717-394-1742 ext. 323 to answer any questions or schedule a visit / tour / student shadowing today!  
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