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Little Flower High School for Girls

1000 W. Lycoming Street
Philadelphia PA 19140



Admissions Director
Maureen Kerr

Did You Know...

  • Little Flower has an excellent, comprehensive Academic program, including a variety of electives—Advanced Placement classes in English Language, English Literature, Calculus, Biology, Studio Art, Art History, US History, and US Government. A further variety of electives include Latin, the Language of the Church, Graphic Design, Dance, Web Design and Digital Publishing, Marketing and Media, Psychology, Personal Finance and Anatomy.
  • Little Flower offers 14 sports - soccer, golf, tennis, volleyball, field hockey, cross country, swimming, cheerleading, bowling, basketball, indoor track, outdoor track, softball and lacrosse
  • Four-year World Language Programs in Chinese, French and Spanish
  • Four-year Fine Arts Programs: Instrumental, Vocal Music and Studio Art.
  • Seventy-eight (78%) of the students received $700,000 in tuition assistance for the 2013-2014 school year through the generosity of Little Flower’s Alumnae and friends
  • Little Flower’s parents receive a tremendous “Return on Their Investment”—the Class of 2013 were awarded $22.6 million in college grants and scholarships.
  • Ninety-four (94%) of LF students take SEPTA buses which bring them to our front/back doors.


Founded: 1939

Colors: Maroon & White

Mascot: Sentinels

By The Numbers

22.6$22.6 million in scholarships awarded to the 2013 class
50Students from 50 zip codes attend Little Flower
8484 Legacy students attend Little Flower - just like their mothers

Fun Facts

First Annual Dance-a-thon, students raised $6,000 in tuition assistance

Little Flower offers a vibrant CSC program rooted in the Gospel an in the spirituality our our patroness, St. Therese

Little Flower athletic teams play on new fields funded by the Hunting Park Conservancy

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