Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 475
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  • Address
  • 8900 Norwood Ave
  • Philadelphia, PA 19118
  • Mailing Address:
  • 8891 Germantown Ave
  • Philadelphia, PA 19118
  • Phone
  • (215) 247-3811
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School Description

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy enrolls 475 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8. It is located in Philadelphia, PA, which is a highly populated city with a median household income of $30,746.

School Operational Details
  • Montessori
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 180
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Religious Orientation
  • Roman Catholic
    Archdiocese of Philadelphia, PA
School Associations
  • National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
  • American Montessori Society (AMS)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • Other school association(s)
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 475
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.5
    Full-Time Teachers: 44
    Part-Time Teachers: 8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 8.5
  • Percent Minority Students: 12.4%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 219 (46.1%)
  • Females: 256 (53.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Norwood-Fontbonne Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.6%
Black439.1%
Asian91.9%
Hispanic40.8%
White37278.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten449.3%
Kindergarten5110.7%
1st Grade459.5%
2nd Grade428.8%
3rd Grade5311.2%
4th Grade459.5%
5th Grade408.4%
6th Grade5712.0%
7th Grade479.9%
8th Grade5110.7%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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