Ways to Visit

Please feel free to schedule a shadow day visit to learn more about SBA!

Shadow visits are offered on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays until May 17, 2019.

Shadow Day

SBA invites seventh and eighth grade students to experience an Academy Day at SBA. Join us for a “Shadow Visit”.

Guided by a current SBA student, you will observe challenging classes, experience strong Catholic values, and witness the personal and caring environment of our Academy.

Parents, please contact the Admission Office at 215-649-9083 to arrange for your daughter’s Shadow Visit.

Private Tours

  • All prospective students and their parents are welcome to make arrangements with the Admissions Director to schedule a private tour.
  • This tour will give you the opportunity to see our campus, meet some of our teachers and staff, and experience our warm SBA community.
  • Parents, please contact the Admission Office at 215-649-9083 to arrange for your Private Tour.

Getting Here

Directions to Saint Basil Academy

711 Fox Chase Road
Jenkintown, PA 19046

Coming from Northeast Philadelphia:

Start out on Grant Avenue. Turn left onto Verree Road. Turn right onto Bloomfield Avenue. At the end of the road, make a left onto Pine Road. Take a slight right turn onto Shady Lane. Continue onto Fox Chase Road. Turn right into the driveway to head into the school parking lot.

Coming from Abington:

Start out on York Road. Turn left onto Greenwood Avenue. Turn left onto Meetinghouse Road. Turn right onto Fox Chase Road. Turn left into the driveway and continue into the parking lot.


Saint Basil Academy is conveniently located in suburban Montgomery County. Students arrive each day from Bucks and Montgomery counties, and Philadelphia. Students from Philadelphia take the 24 or 28 Septa bus line. If you need further information on the best route to take please contact the Main Office at (215) 885-3771

The following school districts provide transportation to Saint Basil Academy: Abington, Bensalem, Centennial, Central Bucks, Cheltenham, Colonial, Council Rock, Hatboro-Horsham, Lower Moreland, Neshaminy, Springfield, Upper Dublin, Upper Moreland, and Wissahickon.

We believe in encouraging students to develop an appreciation of the aesthetic — the arts, music, and nature – thereby developing their innate and God-given talents.