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About Saint Raymond of Penafort

Where God is Glorified and His People Sanctified! We welcome people from all neighborhoods in our city and also from suburban communities. All are welcome to join us, in any capacity, as we grow together to build the Kingdom of God.


We welcome students of all faiths and from any location.  For admission to Kindergarten, students must be 5 years old by September 1. For Pre-K, students must be 4 years old by September 1.

Older students are encouraged to visit the school for a shadow day, where they can attend classes and activities. Families can tour the school during our open house, or contact Ella Cooper, our Enrollment Manager, at 215-548-1919, to schedule a private tour.

Enrollment is now open for 2020-2021. Find out more!

Financial aid is available to those families that need it.

Welcome to St. Raymond of Penafort Catholic School!


The mission of St. Raymond’s Roman Catholic School is to evangelize and educate our students. The faculty is dedicated to providing a safe learning environment that promotes the ideals of truth, knowledge, and honor. Our school empowers students through a challenging and ever evolving curriculum while developing each student’s God given gifts to serve others for the honor and glory of God.

St. Raymond of Penafort is proud to be an Independence Mission School. IMS is a network of 15 schools providing a quality, affordable education for 4,700 elementary-age children in Philadelphia.
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