Education Ministries

Saint Joseph Academy Pre-School

Founded in 1854, Saint Joseph Academy in McSherrystown, Pennsylvania has adapted throughout its history to the changing needs of our neighbors in Adams County. Today the academy serves as a Pre-School.


Mrs. Christina Donahue
Tel: (717) 630-9990

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

Founded in 1920, Norwood-Fontbonne Academy in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia educates girls and boys from preschool level through grade eighth offering a curriculum which includes a Montessori program, creative interactive classrooms and an extended day program. In 2014, the Academy was recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence.


Sister Mary Helen Beirne SSJ
Tel: (215) 247-3811

Mount Saint Joseph Academy

Founded in 1858, Mount Saint Joseph Academy in Flourtown, Pennsylvania is a college preparatory school preparing young women in grades 9 through 12 to realize their fullest potential through a holistic education enriched by the values of the Catholic Church. The Mount is a three-time recognized National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence.


Sister Kathleen Brabson SSJ
Tel: (215) 233-3177

Chestnut Hill College

Founded in 1924, Chestnut Hill College in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia opened as a four-year liberal arts college for women. Throughout the years the college expanded to include educational opportunities for both men and women in the Undergraduate, Accelerated, Graduate, and Post-Graduate Divisions. Faithful to its rich history, Chestnut Hill College continues to meet the challenges of a changing society while maintaining its commitment to values-oriented education.


Sister Carol Jean Vale SSJ
Tel: (215) 248-7000