CSF St Lucy

Children’s Scholarship Fund applications for 2013-2014 are now available, and can be completed online at or in hard copy. We highly encourage our school families to visit the website to see if they qualify, and to apply as soon as possible. Applications are due by March 1, 2014 but only the first 7,000 applications received will be eligible for the scholarship lottery. Children’s Scholarship Fund scholarships are 4-year awards for students entering grades Kindergarten through 8 in the 2014-2015 school year.


The BLOCS Scholarship applications are now available for the 2014-2015 school year. This year, there are three deadlines to submit applications: November 30th, 2012, January 31st, 2013, and March 15th, 2013. We highly encourage our families to apply as soon as possible. Please keep in mind that the award funds are limited. Applications in both English and Spanish are available on the BLOCS website, or you can view, download and print them by clicking the following links: English Application, Spanish Application. PSAS -website


Our program’s major source of funding is through the Archdiocese of Philadelphia Catholic Charities Appeal. Private donations are accepted through a variety of organizations and individuals; United Way (#1555), Matching Gift programs, Lions/Lioness clubs and senior citizens groups.

  • The annual Archdiocesan Catholic Charities Appeal funds almost 43% of the operating budget of SLDS/ARAD.
  • The remaining budget is raised through tuition and fund raisers.