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K-8|Private
154 students
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School leader:  Margaret E. Ruefle
9000 Babcock Blvd
Allison Park, PA 15101

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(412) 366-4455
(412) 635-6317
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"Our School is known for its' rigorous curriculum, happy successful students. "

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Mathematics, Science, Arts (all), Religious
  • Arts
    Video and film production...
  • World languages
    Spanish, Chinese - Mandarin
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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · August 29, 2016
My child is entering the 7th grade this year. We have been parents in this school for 8 years overall. An outstanding environment that still manages to provide a catholic platform with an academy feel for academics. 15:1 student teacher ratios,... more

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Submitted by a community member · October 12, 2015
To be completely honest, this school is a major misconception. All of the parents love it because of the class size and religious approach, but as a former student, this school nearly ruined my life. For one, the social environment is second to... more

Teacher effectiveness: Neutral
Submitted by a community member · October 12, 2015
Obvious positives: Doug Beacham - English, Bradly Tambellini - English, Linda Cessar - Science. Some major disappointments especially in Science, Math, and Social Studies.

Develops character: Neutral
Submitted by a community member · October 12, 2015
There are obvious faults in the system, but also some positives. The "5 P Words" are simply hilarious to look at. They teach nothing. I still can't remember them and I went to school there for 8 years.

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Alpha’s student body reflects the diversity of many countries and philosophies. In addition, we are preparing our students culturally and verbally to be effective agents of change in a growing global community. Alpha foresees our graduates as independent, creative citizens who have the ability to move within a national and international arena. Consistently high test scores and survey feedback measuring students' preparedness for advanced placement in high school.

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Last modified: September 1, 2016
Last modified Providence Heights Alpha School is a Private school that serves grades K-8
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