St Margaret School

  • St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic School "Service to God and Others".

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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 Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAquinas Program
Year Founded1922
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students308 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St Margaret School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses1 course
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 Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Field Hockey, Football, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringField Hockey,
FootballSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Reading
    Grades: PK-8 | 439 students
    2.3 miles
    3125 Kutztown Rd
    Reading, PA 19605
    (610) 929-4124
    2.3 PK-8
    439
  • Reading
    St. Peter School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 204 students
    1.4 miles
    225 S 5th Street
    Reading, PA 19602
    (610) 374-2447
    1.4 K-8
    204
  • Reading
    New Story School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 49 students
    1.3 miles
    345 N Wyomissing Blvd
    Reading, PA 19610
    (610) 396-3673
    1.3 6-12
    49
  • Reading
    Sacred Heart School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 154 students
    1.5 miles
    701 Franklin Street
    Reading, PA 19611
    (610) 373-3316
    1.5 PK-8
    154
  • Reading
    Grades: 9-12 | 811 students
    2 miles
    955 E Wyomissing Blvd
    Reading, PA 19611
    (610) 374-8361
    2 9-12
    811

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $7,939 for elementary schools and $16,403 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).