Upcoming Events


Sept. 26-Sept. 30: Scholastic Book Fair, library. Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Friday, 7:30 a.m. to noon.

Sept. 30: PATS Movie Night, Cumberland Drive In

Oct. 4: Pet Blessing, 1:15 p.m.; School Picture Day (wear uniforms).

Oct. 14: Momster Mash, 6-8 p.m., Warrell Social Hall

Oct. 16: Oktoberfest, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Parish Activity Center. For more information, click here.

Oct. 17: Parent Social, Desperate Times Brewery (must register in advance)


We're the Best!

SPS was voted best private school in Cumberlink’s Best of Cumberland County contest. Thank you!

SPS Spirit Store is Open!

Buy your Saint Patrick School gear here! Orders ship directly to your home. T-shirts, sweatshirts and sweatpants are approved for P.E. days.

Click here to shop the store.


Saint Patrick School, in its 75th year, is a leading educator of our area’s youth. The school serves students from Preschool/PreK to 8th grade in a loving, faith-filled environment.

Saint Patrick School is accredited by the Middle States Association and is a National Blue Ribbon School, bringing the finest in Catholic education to the Carlisle, Pennsylvania area.

We are located in Cumberland County, under the guidance of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg and the pastor of Saint Patrick Parish. Although a significant number of our students are Catholic, all faiths are welcome.

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Our Mission Statement

Saint Patrick School is an educational community with roots in the Roman Catholic faith that teaches Catholic values. We are dedicated to helping the students see God in themselves, each other, and in our global world. It is our mission to educate the whole person – spiritually, intellectually, physically, socially, academically, and emotionally while building and instilling a strong grounding of moral and ethical ideals.

Regarding the admission of students, Saint Patrick School will not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, religion, national origin, age, physical handicap or disability.