Empowering Children To Reach Their God-Given Potential

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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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Alumni Mass 2022

We hope to see all alumni! Family and friends are also welcome. Please RSVP using this form. If you have any questions, please contact Anthony Luna, Director of Donor Impact at [email protected] or 215-527-9371.

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The Future is Bright

Where St. Raymond of Penafort 8th Graders Went to High School in 2022


Independent Catholic

Special Admit / Magnet Schools


Cyber / Virtual

St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School

7940 Williams Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19150

St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School