Empowering Children To Reach Their God-Given Potential

We are now accepting applications for the 2024-2025 school year! We also have a limited number of seats available for the current school year.

APPLY TODAY or give us a call!

Our school will host an Open House & Financial Aid Night on February 22nd. DETAILS HERE

St. Martin de Porres Catholic School in North Philadelphia nurtures the intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth of students in Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade.

Families of all faiths choose St. Martin de Porres for a

high-quality, faith-based education

in a safe and loving environment.

As one of the 14 Independence Mission Schools,

we teach values and morals

as part of an academically rigorous curriculum.

Our private school is affordable because

every family receives financial aid

that reduces the cost of tuition.


Preparing Our Students for High School

IMS hired our first Director of High School Readiness this spring. Jose “Gonzo” Gonzalez, who joined IMS after 5 years as director of graduate support for Gesu School, is excited to share his experience and resources to help families of 7th and 8th graders navigate...

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The Future is Bright

Where St. Martin de Porres 8th Graders Went to High School in 2023

Archdiocesan Catholic

Independent Catholic

PHL/DE - Charter

PHL/DE/NJ - Public

Independent Non-Catholic

PHL Special Admit / Magnet

“St. Martin’s is different from a public school, not only because of the prayer and the good education here, it’s the discipline. I love the discipline!”

Ms. Louie, Grandparent of a St. Martin de Porres student

St. Martin de Porres Catholic School

2300 W. Lehigh Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19132

St. Martin de Porres Catholic School