St. Rosalia Academy

St. Rosalia Academy offers a strong traditional curriculum.  In the "Continuous Growth Program" of the Diocese of Pittsburgh students advance through a defined curriculum according to their individual needs and abilities.
In addition to meeting all the requirements of the Pennsylvania Department of Education, the curriculum gives special attention to the integration of Gospel values.
Curriculum guidelines for all subject areas are utilized by the Catholic elementary schools and provided through the Department for Catholic Schools.
The guidelines endeavor to give continuity to the teaching/learning process, and are geared to meet the individual needs of students and to guide the teaching/learning process.
St. Rosalia Academy, a Catholic co-educational institution, seeks to provide an atmosphere in which each student's faith may become living, conscious, and active through the light of instruction, thus enabling the student to become aware of his/her unique value as an individual.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1913

Student Body

Total Students121 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Rosalia Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size17 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,600
Tuition Notesprice for one student. Financial aid is available.

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Kiwanis Builders Club, Labratz, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

School Notes

  • In cooperation with the Carnegie Science Center, Saint Rosalia Academy has become a member of the Carnegie STEM Excellence Pathway.  STEM educational practices include inquiry based, hands on learning with an emphasis on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to St. Rosalia Academy is Hillel Academy Pittsburgh (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Community Church Of God Ch Academy (0.8 miles away)
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