A Roman Catholic School of the Diocese of Pittsburgh
30 West Willock
Pittsburgh, PA 15227
412-882-9900 (Office)
412-881-4142 (Fax)
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Welcome to Saint Sylvester Catholic School

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Principal’s News You Can Use:

October 20, 2017

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St. Sylvester Parish
The Diocese of Pittsburgh

  • At St. Sylvester School, we offer an excellent education that is rooted in Gospel values.
    • We offer Full Day and Half Day Preschool and Kindergarten curriculum options, as well as schooling for Elementary Grades 1 to 8.
    • We offer an affordable Extended Day program that can accommodate the child-care needs of most working families.
  • Students learn in a safe and secure setting and grow in an environment founded on Christian principles.
  • We are Middle-States accredited with standardized test scores that meet or exceed the national average.
  • Spanish is offered to all students.
  • Using the best of two worlds, we offer a blended learning approach that uses digital learning (Smartboards, computers, etc.) in addition to face to face instruction that focuses on meeting the educational needs of each student.
  • Students receive individualized attention that is centered on building confidence and self-esteem. The average class size is 14 to 16 students.
  • We offer an exemplary sports program and a wide variety of extra-curricular activities for our students.
  • An active parent organization coordinates additional student programming that includes assemblies and classroom holiday parties throughout the year.
  • Bus transportation is available for Kindergarten through 8th grade students who reside in Baldwin-Whitehall, the City of Pittsburgh, as well as any other busing school district within 10 miles of St. Sylvester School.
  • Diocesan funding is available through SOS and BEF as well as through our own Angel Fund. EITC and OSTC grants are all also available.
  • Tuition Assistance programs include Scrip (gift cards) that can help make Catholic education more affordable.

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Saint Sylvester Library / Media Center

Barnes & Noble Book Fair

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