Welcome to St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School! A special greeting to those visiting our school website for the first time! For 93 years, we have maintained a proud tradition of forming our students academically, socially and spiritually. St. Anthony of Padua Parish Catholic School & Pre-School in Lorain, Ohio, is located on the banks overlooking Lake Erie. We currently have over 230 students in Pre-School through 8th grade. The faculty and staff are highly qualified and dedicated to enriching the lives of our students.