St. Patrick School is a Preschool through Sixth grade Elementary School within the Harrisburg Diocese.
Established in 1886, St. Patrick School is the oldest Catholic elementary school in York County.
The curriculum is based on the teachings of the Church.
We are dedicated to maintaining a safe school environment that stresses strong morals, family values and academic excellence.
Students who leave St. Patrick School have the skills and tools to be life-long learners, thus successful adults in both the Church and the workplace.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 118 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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

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School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded
1886

Student Body

Total Students
118 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
47%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
St. Patrick Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 118 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in York, PA is $4,753 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in York, PA is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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