School News and Events

Congratulations Student Council Members

November 2, 2016

student-council-10-2016Congratulations are in order!  On Friday, October 14, 2016 our student council members were inducted into office. Among these members are:

  • President – Nyree White
  • Vice President – Aamir Boyer
  • Secretary – Brianna Scott

8th Grade Representatives

  • Zenaya Mason
  • Jeremiah

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Prayer for Peace

September 10, 2016

prayer-for-peace-4On Friday, Sept. 9th our school and church gathered in response to the request of the US Bishops for people of faith join in prayer for the Feast of St. Peter Claver.  This saint Spanish priest who served in South …

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St. Raymond’s Celebrates Catholic Schools Week February 1 – February 5

January 20, 2016

St. Raymond of Penafort School is gearing up for the 2016 Catholic Schools Week which will run from Monday, February 1st through Friday, February 5th. Our activities for the week are listed below.

Tuesday, 2/2/16
Career Day for 5th -8th

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Re-Enrollment for Current Families Begins January 4th!

December 21, 2015

The word is out! St. Raymond of Penafort enrollment is up for the third straight year. Don’t lose your student’s place in class. Current St. Raymond families are required re-enroll for the 2016-17 school year between January 4th and

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It’s Not too Late to Enroll Your Child for the 2015-16 School Year!

September 25, 2015

Independence Mission Schools, like St. Raymond,  deliver an affordable, values-based education, taught in the Catholic tradition, for students of all faiths from across the city. Our innovative education programs for grades Pre-K to 8 help students by providing a strong …

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Students Are Excited to Welcome Pope Francis

September 23, 2015

Follow the link below to see what the Papal visit to Philadelphia means to them.…

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Bake Sale to Help Nepal

June 30, 2015

CRS letter to PortiaSaint Raymond School held a bake sale at the end of the school year to help raise money for Nepal earthquake victims.  For their help and donations, Miss Tatlonghari thanks 7th and 8th grade girls, parents, teachers as …

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Teacher of the Year!

June 3, 2015

JenniferMcLaughlin2CSFP logoCongratulations to 6th Grade teacher Jennifer McLaughlin on being selected as Teacher of the Year by Children’s Scholarship Fund of Philadelphia.  Ms. McLaughlin will receive her award at the CSFP Student Awards Ceremony at the Kimmel Center on June …

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