Wilkes-barre Academy

Wilkes-barre Academy serves 168 students in grades Kindergarten-8. The student:teacher of Wilkes-barre Academy is 19:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Nonsectarian.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 168 students
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded
1987

Student Body

Total Students
168 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Wilkes-barre Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
17 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Janice Huntzinger

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Basketball Team, Books and Poetry Club, Leo Club, Science Olympiad Team, Ski Club, Student Council

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 168 students
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $10,258 for elementary schools and $16,082 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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