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St. Malachy School, an Independence Mission School

PHONE: (215) 232-0696 SCHOOL TYPE: Private Catholic GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-8 ENROLLMENT: 0

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Elizabeth Rafferty

  • Phone Number

    (215) 232-0696

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    North Central

  • SEPTA Routes

    BSL (Girard), Bus (23), Trolley (15)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline

  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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Since 1891, St. Malachy School has provided students with a family-oriented, learning environment in North Philadelphia. Throughout our history we have encouraged academic excellence while fostering an awareness of our connection to each other, to our global community and to our God.

Points Of Pride

  • We are proud to be a part of the Independence Mission School network.
  • "Symphony in C" provides violin and cello lessons for interested students in 3rd through 6th grades.
  • Lab Learner Science Program provides hands-on science experiments for students in K-8th grades.
  • Our school is part of the Distributive Leadership Program at the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Our Out of School Time Program provides after school care until 6:00 PM.
  • There is a Smart Board in every classroom.
  • Individualized Learning (Blended Learning)

Admissions Policy

Students must submit their final report card from their previous school and take a short admissions test.

Accreditations and Honors

Middle States Accreditation

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Tues7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Wed7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Thur7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Fri7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Sat -

Extended Programming Details

Entrance Instructions