Empowering Children To Reach Their God-Given Potential

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St. Rose of Lima Catholic School in Philadelphia’s Overbrook neighborhood nurtures the intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth of students in Pre-K through 8th grade.

Families of all faiths choose St. Rose of Lima 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.


Maguire Scholar Raven D. Already Has Pre-Med on Her Mind

A graduating 8th grader at St. Rose of Lima Catholic School, Raven D. is one of 75 Maguire Scholars in the Class of 2022 across our 14 IMS schools. Scholars are selected from incoming 6th graders with a GPA of 85% or above as well as financial need and community...

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The Future is Bright

Where St. Rose of Lima 8th Graders Went to High School in 2022


Independent Catholic

Special Admit / Magnet Schools

St. Rose of Lima Catholic School

1522 N. Wanamaker St.
Philadelphia, PA 19131

St. Rose of Lima Catholic School