1750 Quarry Road, Yardley, Pennsylvania 19067 | Telephone 215-968-4151 | Fax 215-860-7418

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Welcome to Grey Nun Academy

a private, Catholic, coeducational elementary school, grades Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8 located in Yardley, Pennsylvania. 

Grey Nun Academy is a community committed to the intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual growth of our students.  We deliver strong academics in a nurturing environment, resulting in unsurpassed preparation for high school and beyond.  

Spend some time exploring our website to learn more about our school  or contact us for more information and to schedule your tour.

 

Grey Nun Academy

is Proud of our Graduates

 

Graduating Class of 2014 High School Selections

     Holy Ghost Preparatory School                      La Salle College High School

     Mount St. Joseph Academy                             Nazareth Academy

     Notre Dame High School                                 St. Joseph’s Preparatory School

     The Hun School of Princeton                          The Pennington School

     Villa Joseph Marie High School

 

 

Graduating Class of 2010 College Selections

     American University                                           Auburn University

     Boston College                                                     Catholic University

     College of William and Mary                            Drexel University

     John Cabot University (Rome)                        Muhlenburg College

     Northeastern University                                   Penn State University

     St. Joseph’s University                                      Syracuse University

     Temple University                                             University of Michigan

     University of Mississippi                                 University of Notre Dame

     Ursinus College                                                 Washington & Jefferson College

     Yale University

 

 

Don't Forget Gary Goes Global! 
 
 Be sure to include Gary the Gator on your summer adventures!
 We can't wait to see what Gary -- and you -- have done this summer.

Check out the GNA Facebook page to see where Gary has traveled to.

 

“It is not that you have technology but how you use it that counts.”

Technology is woven throughout the curriculum of Grey Nun Academy. The school’s goal is to prepare its members for life in a digital global community. Read more about our Blended Classroom (below) and learn about how GNA is using technology. 

 
Blended Classroom
Fifth grade students at Grey Nun Academy Ellie McLaughlin and Kylie Conlon work on a research science project together Friday using iPads. The online learning methods in the classroom have come in handy for the students who are able to do classwork with their classmates and teacher at home during the many snow days the students had this past winter.

 

Fifth grade students at Grey Nun Academy use iPads to research science. The online learning methods in the classroom have come in handy for the students who are able to do classwork with their classmates and teacher at home during the many snow days the students had this past winter.





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Happy Summer!!
Sept 3
First Day of School
Book Day/Meet 'n Greet
10 AM to 12 Noon
For Grades 1 through 8
Getting to Know You
PreK-3, 4 and Kindergarten
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Grey Nun Academy honors 2014 Graduating Class
Grey Nun Academy honored the Class of 2014 at their Convocation Ceremonies on Thursday, May 29, 2014.
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Entrepreneur Day
Posted: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 5:20 pm Fifth- and sixth-graders sold their products to fellow students at Grey Nun Academy in Lower Makefield as part of Entrepreneur Day on Tuesday. Video by Kim Weimer
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Yardley's Grey Nun Academy celebrates half a century with a whole week's worth of events
By Cary Beavers cbeavers@buckslocalnews.com

View and purchase photos As celebrations go, Grey Nun Academy in Yardley certainly seems to get it right.

While 50 may be a dreaded number for many people, it’s quite an achievement for a school, and Grey Nun treated it as such during Spirit Week from April 6 – 10, dubbed “Turning the Page on 50 Years” by the school.

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Happy (Belated) Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
4th grade and Kindergarten students at Grey Nun Academy joined together for a fun celebration in honor the great Theodore Geisel’s (Dr. Seuss) 110th birthday!
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No snow days for Grey Nun fifth-graders
By Amanda Cregan Correspondent While most Bucks County children will still be stuck in class, summer vacation will be in full swing for Grey Nun Academy students.
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Blended Classroom
Rob Snyder's fifth grade class at Grey Nun Academy in Lower Makefield uses blended classroom techniques to teach his students in and out of the classroom.
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Mission to Mars teaches Grey Nun Academy students independence, collaboration in Lower Makefield
A group of almost 40 Grey Nun Academy students recently explored the plausibility of a trip to Mars, theoretically to be taken in 16 years, and the point of the project had nothing to do with outer space or life on any planet.
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Grey Nun Students Saving Sumatran Tigers!
Did you know the Sumatran Tiger is in danger of becoming extinct due to the use of palm oil in many products? The third grade class of Grey Nun Academy does and they are working with the Philadelphia Zoo to help spread the word.
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Snow Day? Snow Problem!
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Grey Nun Academy students prepare mission to explore mars
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Providing the Most Important Meal of the Day, with Love
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50 Things we Love About GNA
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Grey Nun Academy Welcomes Seven New Board Members
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Creative, Talented & ‘Famous’ Pennsylvanians Wow at Grey Nun Academy
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Celebrating Mrs. B's 15 years with GNA
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Grey Nun Academy wins 2 awards at the 2014 Future City Competition
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A journey through the biomes of the world
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Peace Day at Grey Nun Academy
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ESPN bus makes 'Game Day' stop at Grey Nun Academy in Yardley
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Students connect globally and emotionally
Imagine having an active, vibrant mind, but being completely unable to communicate
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Golden Celebration: Grey Nun Academy marks 50th Anniversary
LOWER MAKEFIELD – Dating back to 1963, Grey Nun Academy has a rich history and heritage. To mark the academy’s 50th anniversary,
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GNA Announces New STEM Club
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Grey Nun Academy
1750 Quarry Road, Yardley, Pennsylvania 19067 | Telephone 215-968-4151 | Fax 215-860-7418