School News and Events

Class of 69′ 50-Year Reunion & Alumni Mass!

August 29, 2019

Join us for the St. Raymond Class of 1969 50-Year Reunion & Alumni Mass!

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Refer a Family, Earn a $150 Tuition Credit!

August 14, 2019

We are pleased to introduce our New Family Referral Program! IMS is now offering a $150 tuition credit (applicable to November 2019’s tuition bill) to any current IMS family that refers a new family who enrolls a child by October …

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Stop, Drop, and Rock

May 28, 2019

Important Lesson on Fire Safety for Students

Students were visited by Officer Frazier from the Philadelphia Fire Department for an important presentation about fire safety. They learned seven steps to survive a fire. The new quick phrase for action when …

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Independence Mission Schools (IMS) Announces New President

January 7, 2019

Bruce Robinson to Begin New Role on January 7th, 2019


Independence Mission Schools (IMS), a Philadelphia-based non-profit that provides a transformative Catholic education to nearly 5,000 low-income students of all faiths, today announced the successful completion of its national search …

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Ballroom Dance in 5th Grade

December 21, 2018

The Fine Arts program at St. Raymond School includes lessons in art, music, dance, and theater. It has been lead by Mrs. Deeadra Idokogi for almost 10 yrs. This year 5th grade students received a 10 week lesson in Ballroom …

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Class of 2018 Graduation and Awards Ceremony

June 15, 2018

 

On Wednesday, June 13, 2018 we celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2018 of St. Raymond of Penafort in Church. Proud families arrived early to secure the best seats. Excited students clamored together, helping each other with their …

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Student’s Receive Surprise Visit from Eagles Running Back!

May 18, 2018

It pays to know people in high places, especially when you call them family… Corey J. Clement is a running back with the Philadelphia Eagles who, as it turns out, has many ties to St. Raymond of Penafort, an Independence …

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From Students to Medical Journalist on 6abc News!

May 7, 2018

4th grade students continue to enjoy the partnership with Healthynews Works which allows them to learn about journalism and develop a school newspaper. This project has enabled them to have a field trip to Simulation Center at Einstein Medical Center …

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2nd Trimester Report Card Awards

March 28, 2018

St. Raymond School marking periods are separated by trimester. At the end of each trimester the students and faculty gather in the School Hall for the announcements for students in first through eighth grade who have earned recognition for their …

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