Academics

OLGC School is an accredited member of the Middle States Association of Elementary Schools, and provides a curriculum which is based on state and national standard and is approved by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. As a Catholic School, the teaching of religious values and the experience of prayer and shared worship focus attention on God, His Revealed Word, and the Spirit of Mary.  With a strong emphasis on integrating technology into the curriculum, the educational program focus is on skill mastery and application of critical thinking, problem solving, cooperative learning, and other higher level thinking skills. Our students receive weekly instruction in Technology, Art, Music, World Languages (Grades 5-8), Physical Education, and Health.

All classrooms are air-conditioned and equipped with interactive whiteboards and projectors. Students have access to iPads in the classrooms and the Media Center.

Programs and Activities include:

  • Honors Math
  • Air Conditioned Classrooms
  • Extended Pre-K
  • Full and Half day Kindergarten
  • Test Prep Program
  • Neumann Scholars
  • World Languages (Latin-French-Spanish)
  • Lunch Program
  • Catapult Learning-Remedial Math and Reading
  • Music Classes
  • Bell Choir
  • Children’s Choir
  • Instrumental Music
  • Junior Cantors Program
  • Physical Education
  • Dance Groups: Hip-Hop, Irish Dance
  • Fine Art
  • CARES-before and after school
  • CYO Sports
  • Forensics
  • After School Enrichment Programs
  • Performing Arts Club (PAC)
  • Fencing