About Saint Wendelin School

a St. Wendelin Education 
  • Saint Wendelin was built in 1845 - making us the oldest Catholic School in the Pittsburgh Diocese.


  • Middle States Accredited

    • Ten-Year Goals:

      • Continuing to Expand the Response to Instruction and Interventions Program

      • Increasing Student Understanding of the Saints

      • Continue Existing Advancements in Enrollment and Outreach


  • Kindergarten through 8th Grade


  • Preschool Program for both 3 and 4 year old students

  • We are developing lifelong learners to adapt to future challenges.


  • St. Wendelin students receive a strong faith-based education that is embedded in all academic subjects.


  • Our students will be successful in their future education and will grow up to be productive, strong-willed Catholics within their communities.


  • Assessment drives our instruction.


  • Students can discover themselves, their strengths, their weaknesses, and their relationships with God through necessary real world instruction.


  • All students have the right to feel safe and cared for in the learning environment.


  • Children are unique individuals that want a structured and disciplined learning environment.


  • Everyone is made in God’s image and deserves to grow and learn regardless of religion, cultural backgrounds, or ethnicity.


  • Successful teachers change their lessons to fit their students’ learning styles.


  • A strong instructional foundation will start a child on a successful educational journey.

20-21 IOWA Results

St. Wendelin School annual achievement assessment scores show students excel in achievement over the national average!












The graph above summarizes achievement data using Grade Mean Equivalent references. This information can be used to identify potential strengths and needs in the content areas shown. Saint Wendelin students greatly excel in the majority of these categories.

St. Wendelin IOWA Scores 20-21.PNG
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