St. Margaret School

Tel: (610)375-1882
  • St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic School "Service to God and Others".

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
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAquinas Program
Year Founded1922

Student Body

Total Students293 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeSt. Margaret School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses1 courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesCall the school for information.
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSister Michele Smith, IHM
Admissions AssociateMs. Breyana Ayala

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Altar Server, Choir, Declamation, Instrumental Lessons, Kitchen Capers, Mathletes, Piano, Scouts, Spelling Bee, Student Council

School Notes

  • St. Margaret School is nestled in the Centre Park Historic District of Reading, PA. This "melting pot" of faiths and cultures allows for a well-rounded education. St. Margaret is the "school that keeps on schooling" for we offer eleven years of continuous education from grades Pre-K to Grade 8.
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