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Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional School

Private | PK-12 | 352 students


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Posted January 23, 2014

I graduated from OLOL in 1979, yes 35 years ago, but I contend (more now than ever) that I got the better education in my high school years than I ever did in grades kindergarten thru 8th grade. My first nine years of education, you see were in the public school setting. I think there for that I have a better reference point than those who went to school either all public or all private. Teacher strikes were never an issue then or even now in catholic school. I believe the biggest reason has to do with DEDICATION of the teachers to the students not their bank accounts. My only regret is that I didn't go to private school all of my school years.

Posted March 8, 2011

We could not be happier with the quality of education provided to our daughter at Our Lady of Lourdes. Her teachers have all been excellent and the curriculum is outstanding. Best choice over all local public schools and a great value in education.
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Posted March 5, 2011

Wonderful place for children - educates the child just not academically - but physically, spriritually and socially too!! Grade school students 1 to four grades ahead in national testing!
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Posted April 22, 2010

Excellent academic and Catholic atmosphere!
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Posted April 15, 2010

Wouldn't send my children anywhere else. You could have the worst children in the world, send them here and they will turn out to be the best!!
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Posted July 24, 2006

I think it is an excellent opportunity, both educational and spiritual. Well worth the investment.
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Posted April 4, 2005

Lourdes is a Family of students, staff, faculity and parents. No other school in this area provodes this kind of atmosphere. Visit the school and you will find it like no other.
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Posted April 27, 2004

Lourdes is an excellent School. This is a student centered schools. Teachers are always willing to help the students.
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 97% 71%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Black 1% 15%
Hispanic 1% 9%
Two or more races 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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2001 Clinton Avenue
Edgewood, PA 17866
Phone: (570) 644-0375


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