St. Peter School

  • A St. Peter's education is the sum of many parts.
  • First and foremost, its academic instruction provides a thorough understanding of the subject matter at each level by utilizing both a traditional format and the best of modern methods.
  • In addition, St. Peter's strives to instill in its students personal accountability and social responsibility through leadership opportunities and community service.
  • A curriculum that is rich in traditions encourages a sense of continuity for St. Peter's students, both past and present.
  • Additionally, the importance of teamwork and sportsmanship is emphasized in the teaching of athletic skills.
  • Finally, a child's natural curiosity is nurtured into a life long pursuit of learning about himself and the world in which he will take his place.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students204 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Peter School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Reading
    St Margaret School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 308 students
    1.4 miles
    233 Spring St
    Reading, PA 19601
    1.4 NS-8
  • Reading
    Cabrini Academy Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-K | 64 students
    0.3 miles
    240 Franklin St
    Reading, PA 19602
    0.3 PK-K
  • Reading
    St. Marys School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 99 students
    0.7 miles
    12th And Spruce Street
    Reading, PA 19602
    0.7 PK-8
  • Reading
    Grades: K-12 | 152 students
    0.9 miles
    410 S 14th St
    Reading, PA 19602
    0.9 K-12
  • Reading
    Grades: PK-8 | 439 students
    3.6 miles
    3125 Kutztown Rd
    Reading, PA 19605
    3.6 PK-8

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