Padua Academy


Accreditations and Awards


Padua Academy has been a recipient of the Cardinal Newman Society of America’s Top 50 Catholic High Schools distinction, is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, and has been recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. Padua is a member of the National Catholic Education Association (NCEA) and the Delaware Association of Independent Schools (DAIS). Padua has been named an Apple Distinguished School recognized for innovation, leadership and education excellence. Padua’s Student Council has earned recognition as a Council of Excellence. Padua Academy is consistently recognized for outstanding community service and has merited both a Regional Gold Medal and a National Bronze Medal from the Jefferson Awards-Deloitte Students in Action program.

Padua Academy 905 N. Broom Street
Wilmington, DE 19806
(302) 421-3739

Rooted in the Catholic faith, Padua Academy offers young women a transformational college preparatory education, challenging them to live Christ-centered lives of leadership and service.