St Margaret School

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

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St Margaret School places among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

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
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students308 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeSt 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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • 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
    Grades: NS-9 | 414 students
    2.3 miles
    3125 Kutztown Rd
    Reading, PA 19605
    (610)929-4124
    2.3 NS-9
    414
  • Reading
    Cabrini Academy Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-K | 64 students
    1.2 miles
    240 Franklin St
    Reading, PA 19602
    (610)374-8483
    1.2 PK-K
    64
  • Reading
    New Story School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 50 students
    1.3 miles
    345 N Wyomissing Blvd
    Reading, PA 19610
    (610)936-3673
    1.3 K-12
    50
  • Reading
    Grades: 9-12 | 791 students
    2 miles
    955 E Wyomissing Blvd
    Reading, PA 19611
    (610)374-8361
    2 9-12
    791

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