Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Genevieve Torres
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin

Support

6
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Art room
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 43% 15%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 41% 3%
Hispanic 10% 9%
White 6% 71%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Track
2
Boys Sports
including: Track
2
Clubs
including: Boy Scouts
Girls sports Track
Basketball
Boys sports Track
Basketball
Clubs Boy Scouts
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Students typically continue on to these schools Bishop McDevitt High School
  Little Flower High School
  Central High School

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Coach(es)
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Mandarin
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Cambodian

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of Philadelphia
  CORA
  Catholic Social Services
  St. Joseph's University

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012