Empowering Children To Reach Their God-Given Potential

We are now accepting applications for the 2024-2025 school year! We also have a limited number of seats available for the current school year.

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St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School in Philadelphia’s Oak Lane neighborhood nurtures the intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth of students in Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade.

Families of all faiths choose St. Raymond of Penafort for a

high-quality, faith-based education

in a safe and loving environment.

As one of the 14 Independence Mission Schools,

we teach values and morals

as part of an academically rigorous curriculum.

Our private school is affordable because

every family receives financial aid

that reduces the cost of tuition.


Preparing Our Students for High School

IMS hired our first Director of High School Readiness this spring. Jose “Gonzo” Gonzalez, who joined IMS after 5 years as director of graduate support for Gesu School, is excited to share his experience and resources to help families of 7th and 8th graders navigate...

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St. Raymond Alumni Mass & Reunion

St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School & Parish Cordially Invites All Alumni, Family & Friends to Attend! Please Join Us! Annual Alumni Mass, Open House & ReceptionSunday, November 12, 2023 at 10am1350 E. Vernon Rd. Philadelphia, PA 19150 Mass will be...

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The Future is Bright

Where St. Raymond of Penafort 8th Graders Went to High School in 2023

Archdiocesan Catholic

Independent Catholic

Independent Non-Catholic

PHL Special Admit/Magnet

PHL/DE/NJ - Public

PHL/DE - Charter

St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School

7940 Williams Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19150

St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School