Over 180 years of traditions and academic distinction.

We are now accepting applications for Preschool through 7th grade for Fall 2015. To schedule a visit to campus for a tour please contact us. For parents with children between the ages of 18 months to 3 years old, please join us for one of our free Storytime at St. Peter’s programs.

Founded in 1834, St. Peter’s is a prominent fixture in the Society Hill neighborhood in Philadelphia’s most historic area. St. Peter’s is truly a family, committed to providing the very best educational community for children.


TONIGHT! Eighth Grade Play: Jane Austen’s “Emma”

March 25th, 2015

Dive into the exciting and lovely world of Jane Austen. Our 8th grade students will bring Emma and her world to life in our Alumni theater.  Join us for this fluid, light, and fast-paced adaption of a classic tale.

Please note: Emma will also be live-streaming from the Alumni Theater tonight! Current parents and staff should check their email for more details about streaming access.

Important News

March 23rd, 2015

Please click here for Important News for the St. Peter’s School Community from  Headmaster Shawn Kelly and Board Chair Carmen Guerra.

Students join the Read for Ronald Program

March 18th, 2015

The 76ers Read for Ronald Program is a service learning project that raises funds to support the Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House through partnerships with local middle and elementary schools. In addition to helping the children and families of the House, the program: promotes the value of community service and encourages students to read

St. Peter’s students read  over 113000 minutes! (our goal was 112,000) and raised $ 9,068.14 !


Strategic Planning Documents

St. Peter's School has released the 2014-2015 Strategic Plan. Read more.

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