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.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 121 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,600
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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St. Rosalia Academy 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-8
Year Founded
1913

Student Body

Total Students
121 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
St. Rosalia Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
price for one student. Financial aid is available.

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

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.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 121 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,600
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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