St. Philip the Apostle Catholic School opened on September 19, 1960, with approximately 90 students in grades 1 and 2. Classes were held in LaReine High School. In September 1962, the present building was occupied and the school expanded through grade 6. By September 1964, the building was completed and grades 7 and 8 were opened.
Kindergarten opened in September 1986. As enrollment grew, a new wing was completed in 1996 for grades 6, 7, and 8. The pre-kindergarten four-year-old program began in September of 1997. The pre-kindergarten three-year-old program opened in September of 2007.
In 2010-2011 St. Philip School celebrated 50 golden years of teaching hearts and minds. We work with parents to promote the development of the whole child in a faith-filled community. We offer a well-rounded program that provides opportunities for spiritual growth and academic success for all and encourages students to share their talents and gifts with those in need.
Age 3 - grade 8
Years Established: 1960
Tuition: $6,300 - $8,300
Who you serve:
Catholic, Co-ed, Elementary, Middle School, Preschool
The mission of St. Philip the Apostle Catholic School is to teach with respect and reverence as Jesus did. We hold all persons, with their individual abilities and talents, as gifts from God.
Our mission is expressed in our vision to:
Develop a deeper relationship with God and with people by emphasizing the Christian virtues of honesty, courage, fairness, self-discipline and responsibility;
Provide a challenging curriculum to meet the abilities of each student;
Involve parents in the life of the school.
- Address: 5414 Henderson Way, Camp Springs, MD 20746-0911
- Zip Code: 20746
- Phone: 301-423-4740
- Website: http://www.stphiliponline.com/