About Us

 Wonder leads to knowing

The Overbrook Promise: Overbrook School roots children in truth, inspires them to wonder and challenges them to give their best to the world.

Overbrook School is a Catholic, coeducational school for grades prekindergarten through eight where children grow and learn through prayer, study, community and service. This dynamic tradition of learning melds the time-honored with the innovative, shaping children's minds and hearts through a program of academic rigor and wonder that emphasizes the pursuit of wisdom as a shared journey of discovery. 

The Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia Congregation are the guiding force behind the school. Overbrook has six Dominican sisters on staff. They live their religious life by these same four pillars of prayer, study, community and service. Overbrook's lay teachers together with the sisters expand students' understanding of the beauty of God's world and everything in it so that they will come to love themselves, love others and serve others with compassionate hearts.




    • MonAug14 Prekindergarten begins phase-in
    • MonAug14 New Student Orientation Day 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
    • TueAug15 School office closed for Feast of the Assumption

Overbrook was founded in 1936. Tour our campus

Students will begin studying Latin in lower grades in 2016-2017. See students in action in the science lab.

Overbrook offers 9 athletic teams and 19 after-school activities for all grade levels. All about our ExtendedCARE options for parents.

For three years in a row, Overbrook parents have supported the annual fund at 99% or more. Overbrook's Parents' Club

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