St. Monica School

Grounded in Gospel values and solid academics based on Core Curriculum Standards, the Saint Monica School community challenges students to become lifelong learners and to grow into successful leaders in our Church and global community.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 466 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Monica School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
466 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
St. Monica School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
25 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Catholic Tuition Rates One Child: $4,000 Two Children: $5,700 ($2,850 per child) Three Children: $7,100 ($2,367 per child)Non-Catholic Tuition Rates One Child: $5,000 Two Children: $7,550 ($3,775 per child) Three Children: $9,300 ($3,100 per child)
Admissions Director
Kate Britt Powell

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Dodgeball Club, Environmental Club, Flag Football, Lego Club, Newspaper, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Youth Ministry

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Photography Club, Spring Musical

School Notes

  • Lead by the Sister, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, St. Monica School is devoted to teaching the Gospel with curriculum including the development of Catholic values and attitudes. Students celebrate Mass monthly and pray daily as a community.
  • The curriculum includes the development of Catholic values and attitudes, as well as the attainment of knowledge and skills necessary for the student`s spiritual, moral, intellectual, social and physical development. The basic curriculum for the school includes Religion, ELA, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Fine Arts, Health and Safety, Physical Education, Technology, Library, and Italian.
  • On site, after school care is available for students in grades K-6 until 5:30pm through our C.A.R.E.S. program. Students receive professional care, supervision, recreation, and enrichment activities in both the Junior and Senior School.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Monica School cost?
St. Monica School's tuition is approximately $4,000 for private students.
What sports does St. Monica School offer?
St. Monica School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Softball and Volleyball.
What is St. Monica School's ranking?
St. Monica School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for St. Monica School?
The application deadline for St. Monica School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is St. Monica School located?
St. Monica School is located in the Melrose neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 466 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,000
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Philadelphia, PA is $8,688 for elementary schools and $15,444 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Philadelphia, PA is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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