St. Stephen's Episcopal School is aclose-knit,child-centeredcommunity. This downtown Harrisburg schoolprovides asuperior,affordable education for children in preschoolthrougheighthgrade.
At St. Stephen's Episcopal School theMissionStatement islived daily. Students learn its value by theexamplesset byadults.
We encourage students to achieve their fullpotentialintheir academic, creative, personal, physical, moralandspiritualdevelopment.
Students learn to respect and care forallmembers ofthe school community and recognize the contributioneachmakes.
Wepresent and support a faculty and staff whodemonstrate apassionfor learning and inspire students to beproductive citizensandlifelong learner.
We value the partnershipwhich exists betweentheschool, parents, the Cathedral and the widercommunityandacknowledge the part it plays in realizing our vision.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 151 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. St.ephen's Episcopal School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1978

Student Body

Total Students
151 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
St. St.ephen's Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. Stephen's Episcopal School is aclose-knit,child-centeredcommunity. This downtown Harrisburg schoolprovides asuperior,affordable education for children in preschoolthrougheighthgrade. At St. Stephen's Episcopal School theMissionStatement islived daily. Students learn its value by theexamplesset byadults. We encourage students to achieve their fullpotentialintheir academic, creative, personal, physical, moralandspiritualdevelopment. Students learn to respect and care forallmembers ofthe school community and recognize the contributioneachmakes. Wepresent and support a faculty and staff whodemonstrate apassionfor learning and inspire students to beproductive citizensandlifelong learner. We value the partnershipwhich exists betweentheschool, parents, the Cathedral and the widercommunityandacknowledge the part it plays in realizing ourvision.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline for St. St.ephen's Episcopal School?

The application deadline for St. St.ephen's Episcopal School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

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We absolutely love this school! Our daughter is currently in 7th grade and has been attending SSES since the 4th grade. Their curriculum is outstanding. We have toured and researched other schools and realized that you cannot get the curriculum that is offered here at SSES in other schools. The teachers are well educated, class sizes are kept small, they encourage kids to do sports and stay active and allow kids the opportunity to explore their options and grow as individuals through their academic programs, extracurricular activities, and their athletics programs. The campus is stunning and allows for a peaceful environment to learn and grow. We are very thankful to the staff, faculty, and families at SSES.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 151 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $10,620 for elementary schools and $16,359 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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