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St. Aloysius' School

Private | PK-8

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Situated in a suburban neighborhood. The median home value is $70,000. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $620.

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Posted January 8, 2009

Well, I've been to this school and it seems as the years go by I feel great to had left that school. I need change. The students were immature and childish and made me feel inadequate to other students at the competitor schools. And ugh, talk about the lack of security. Most of the doors are unlocked, but I gotta give them points, they at least locked the front door. 'The best school there is!' Psh!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted December 5, 2007

I have been a student at St. Al's for 9 years from k- 8th and it is my second home. The teachers there are amazing and the students are like my brothers and sisters. And the best part about St. Al's is we are faith centered. It is a place that makes it a joy to get up and go to school everyday!
—Submitted by a student


Posted July 23, 2006

Two of my sons go to St. Al's and are learning very well from caring teachers. A great Catholic education and more importantly, great moral development in an age when morals are lacking. Highly recommended!
—Submitted by an administrator


Posted September 29, 2005

St. Aloysius is under new leadership, and this leader has a vision. I believe he will bring the school back to the top.
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Posted May 11, 2004

This school's motto is 'St. Aloysius - the best school there is!' I believe this motto rings true. My son has been at the school for 6 years and continues to thrive. The faculty and principal treat each student as their own. There are none of the public school worries. We have experienced no bullying, no fist fights, only high achieving students with supportive families. If you are considering a school change due to a move or another local school closing, you would never regret St. Al's as your choice.
—Submitted by a parent


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321 Barney St
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18706
Phone: (570) 824-6131

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