DID YOU KNOW? A cornerstone of St. Peter’s School, Declamation challenges students to master and declaim celebrated works of poetry and prose while providing them with invaluable public speaking experience. Listen as Sixth Grader Jiasheng Shi declaims FDR’s Pearl Harbor Address.

2017 Summer Programs

St. Peter’s School is proud to share its 2015-2016 Annual Report with the community. Thank you for all your generosity and support!

St. Peter’s School is proud to announce the most parent participation in the Hipster Henry Annual School Survey. Check out the feedback from our current families!

PROSPECTIVE FAMILIES: We are now accepting applications for Preschool (age three) through Eighth Grade for Fall 2017. Families interested in applying can reach out to Lydie Miller at lmiller@st-peters-school.org or complete an inquiry form.

DID YOU KNOW? This year, SPS Upper School students will participate in yearlong Independent Studies guided by faculty and community members. Some of the topics selected by our Fifth through Eighth Graders include:

  • Making a hybrid plant
  • Studying diseases of the 14th – 16th centuries
  • Designing a Chrome extension
  • Researching the effects of lead on children’s brains
  • Opening a sports franchise
  • Learning how to speak Turkish
  • Training a bonsai tree
  • Writing and recording an original song and video

WHY A PS-8TH GRADE SCHOOL? According to NPR, it helps to be a top dog.


SPS in the News!

February 10th, 2017

On Wednesday, St. Peter’s School Seventh Grade Artists and our partnership with The Resource Exchange were featured in the Start Community Newsweekly! Students were inspired by a trip to the Creative Africa exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art to print their own take on Kente cloths, using fabric purchased at the Resource Exchange. Their art will be showcased at the Exchange throughout the month of February, be sure to stop by and see the work of our very talented students.

Click Here to view the article!

School Closed

February 8th, 2017

Due to inclement weather, St. Peter’s School will be closed on Thursday, February 9, 2017.

Summer Programs at SPS

February 3rd, 2017

Weekly Sessions: June 19 – August 25
8 AM – 4 PM Daily
Before and After Care Available for an Additional Fee

SPS Summer Programs offer dynamic and engaging experiences for all students. With an emphasis on exploration, socialization, and hands-on activities and lessons for all age groups, our Summer Programs combine learning with fun! Click Here to learn more about our exciting offerings this summer and to sign up!

Watch a special preview video and learn more about our Summer Programs!