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St. Vincent De Paul School

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Posted February 8, 2009

I like this school, the staffs try their best to meet what the students need for education. With the small group, it gives high comfort level for students to focus on their education. With the tough economy time like this, I still put my kids education on the top priority, since St. Vincent offer very modest tuition. There's nothing wrong with local public school, but with small amount of money, the differece that your kids get for their education are worth every penny. 2 Of my children are in advance IQ levels, if I cannot afford the tuitions due to the tough economy times, I think I will try home school first before public school.
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Posted August 14, 2008

I love this school. My son is ADHD. In a public school my son would have been singled out as a bad kid. At STVS they work closely with my son & I to make sure he gets the education he needs & deserves, inspite of his ADHD. Speaking from expierence, you would not get this from a public school!
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Posted August 13, 2007

My son loves going to school here.
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Posted December 14, 2006

St vincent de paul school provides a top-level education for children. The school has an aim to make their students 'catholic from the inside out'. They have also won the catholic identity award, as well. My children have indeed been fortunate to have been able to attend such a school.
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Posted September 18, 2004

St.Vincent is a great school and every thing but they're too strict about rules and everything else. Let us have some breathing space teachers and principal. Even know I have learned a lot at St.vincents. I wish I could go to Public School. Just make everything better like, Church every just 1st friday in each month or get a cafeteria or better assemblys and casual polo shirts would be nice.
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Ethnicity This school State average
White 89% 74%
Asian 6% N/A
Two or more races 4% N/A
Hispanic 2% 7%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander N/A 3%
Black 0% 16%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% N/A
Source: NCES, 2009-2010

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224 3rd St
Hanover, PA 17331
Phone: (717) 637-5190

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