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St Theresa Elementary School

Private | PK-8

 

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Situated in a suburban neighborhood. The median home value is $152,900. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $715.

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Posted November 29, 2013

The faculty and staff are outstanding. My daughter's kindergarten teacher, Mrs. Brown is just wonderful and my daughter is learning math and reading while having fun. I recommend this school to everyone, the student/teacher ratio is a huge selling factor.
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Posted August 4, 2006

Please note Mrs. Houseman is more than involved, she is a teacher at the school. The school has a great deal of potential, but isn't really interested in fulfilling this potential.
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Posted September 1, 2005

My daughter started at this school in grade K. She is now in the first grade and loves the staff and the other children. THe school is the perfect size to have your child maintain their own identiy while learning in a group setting.
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Posted May 20, 2004

My son attended STS from kindergarten through eighth grade. He is now 24 and in the Doctor of Clinical Psychology program at LaSalle University. STS gave him a great start. The teachers did everything possible to make learning an enjoyable and profitable experience. When you are working with a learning disabled student and take the time to make sure you reach him, that is dedication. Being able to talk about faith and God is another plus. I am still involved in the school and see so many good things happening that I am encouraged about the future of our children.
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 88% 71%
Hispanic 6% 9%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Black 2% 15%
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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1200 Bridge Street
New Cumberland, PA 17070
Phone: (717) 774-7464

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