School News and Events

Catholic Schools Week 2017

January 25, 2017

We began celebrating National Catholic Schools week at our school with Career Day on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.  We invited parents, alumni, parishioners, and community members to talk to our students about their jobs. At St. Raymond of Penafort School, …

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Congratulations Student Council Members

November 2, 2016

student-council-10-2016Congratulations are in order!  On Friday, October 14, 2016 our student council members were inducted into office. Among these members are:

  • President – Nyree White
  • Vice President – Aamir Boyer
  • Secretary – Brianna Scott

8th Grade Representatives

  • Zenaya Mason
  • Jeremiah

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Re-Enrollment for Current Families Begins January 4th!

December 21, 2015

The word is out! St. Raymond of Penafort enrollment is up for the third straight year. Don’t lose your student’s place in class. Current St. Raymond families are required re-enroll for the 2016-17 school year between January 4th and

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It’s Not too Late to Enroll Your Child for the 2015-16 School Year!

September 25, 2015

Independence Mission Schools, like St. Raymond,  deliver an affordable, values-based education, taught in the Catholic tradition, for students of all faiths from across the city. Our innovative education programs for grades Pre-K to 8 help students by providing a strong …

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Students Are Excited to Welcome Pope Francis

September 23, 2015

Follow the link below to see what the Papal visit to Philadelphia means to them.…

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Bake Sale to Help Nepal

June 30, 2015

CRS letter to PortiaSaint Raymond School held a bake sale at the end of the school year to help raise money for Nepal earthquake victims.  For their help and donations, Miss Tatlonghari thanks 7th and 8th grade girls, parents, teachers as …

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Summer Camp

June 4, 2015

(Sponsored by Bakhita Ministries)

Best Deal in Town!

We are offering: lunch, snack, before & after

extended hours, educational enrichment program,

arts & crafts, bible stories, creative arts, field trips,

board games, indoor & outdoor …

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School CLOSED today, February 20

February 20, 2015

Due to the extreme cold, school is closed today, Friday, February 20, 2015.…

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Join Us on Sunday, February 15

February 3, 2015

Love is Our Mission



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Noon Dismissal tomorrow, Monday, January 26

January 26, 2015

The School District of Philadelphia & The Archdiocese will be closing schools at 12 noon tomorrow, Monday 1/26/15. Saint Raymond School will be closing at the same time.…

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