St Mary Magdalen School

  • During the Middle States Self-Study, we, as a faculty, stated the beliefs for St. Mary Magdalen School.
  • These are what we believe to be essential for a Catholic education of a child.
  • We believe that We provide a Catholic education based on the teachings of Jesus Christ and the Catholic Church, We support the spiritual and moral needs of our students and share with parents the responsibility for teaching Catholic values, Participation in liturgical services helps to develop a living and active faith, Stewardship opportunities allow the talents and resources of all to be shared with the community, Our parish school serves as a model for the community, Administrators and teachers strive to instill in the students a desire to learn and a joy in the process of learning, St. Mary Magdalen School is an accredited school under the Middle States Commission on Elementary Schools.
  • St. Mary Magdalen Parish, are a Catholic, Christian Community committed to the gospel message that Jesus Christ is our Savior.
  • Therefore, our mission is to spread the Good News of Salvation.
  • We strive to accomplish this mission by welcoming all to be a part of our worshipping community through prayer and the Eucharistic celebration and the other sacraments; witnessing to the Truth in word and deed, by teaching and proclaiming God's Word; loving our brothers and sisters; healing those in need; serving the poor.
  • We pray to the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit through the intercession of Mary, our Mother and Saint Mary Magdalen, to grace and guide us.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2018

Student Body

Total Students384 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St Mary Magdalen School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bryn Mawr
     St. Aloysius Academy
    St. Aloysius Academy Photo - St. Aloysius Academy has a dedicated, robust program of leadership and service. The students are dedicated to our PAWS program - Peace, Awareness, Witness and Service as seen in the daily recitation of the PAWS Pledge when they promise to "respect and enjoy each other's differences and talents." The Leadership Council plans many service projects for all to participate.
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 175 students
    5.9 miles
    401 S Bryn Mawr Avenue
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
    (610) 525-1670
    5.9 K-8
    175
  • Bryn Mawr
    Grades: PK-12
    7.3 miles
    814 Yarrow Street
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
    (610) 525-4300
    7.3 PK-12
    n/a
  • Haverford
    Grades: NS-8 | 106 students
    7 miles
    851 Buck Lane
    Haverford, PA 19041
    (610) 642-2334
    7 NS-8
    106
  • Haverford
    Grades: PK-12 | 977 students
    7.3 miles
    450 Lancaster Ave.
    Haverford, PA 19041
    (610) 642-3020
    7.3 PK-12
    977
  • Havertown
    Grades: K-9 | 230 students
    5.5 miles
    109 N Manoa Rd
    Havertown, PA 19083
    (610) 446-9198
    5.5 K-9
    230

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