St. Bernadette School

80 University Blvd E,
Silver Spring, MD, 20901-0209
Tel: (301)593-5611
St. Bernadette, a parish school founded in 1947, is committed to the formation of a mature Catholic faith and academic excellence for all students.
Members of the St. Bernadette community attain their full potential as life-long learners by exercising moral strength to live as faithful stewards.
As a community of Christ, we strive for a deeper understanding and practice of the Catholic faith.
Every member of our community deserves respect and to participate fully in the life of the school.
We are committed to service to others.
Students will develop an understanding of their learning styles and take ownership of their learning.
As a Catholic School, we will foster a Christ-centered environment that is safe and provides for a positive learning atmosphere.
All students have access to a challenging curriculum enabling them to reach their full potential.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2003

Student Body

Total Students 451 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade St. Bernadette School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pathways School - Springville Re-entry (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is National Children's Center School/maryland Site (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is National Children's Center School/maryland Site (0.7 miles away)
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  • Silver Spring National Children's Center School/maryland Site
    Special Education School
    410 University Blvd W
    Silver Spring , MD , 20901
    (301)593-0642
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Silver Spring
    Mount Jezreel Baptist Church Christian School
    (Baptist)
    420 University Blvd E
    Silver Spring , MD , 20901
    (301)431-2800
    (Baptist)
    0.9  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  K-4
  • Silver Spring
    Acorn Hill Waldorf Kindergarten & Nursery
    Alternative School
    9504 Brunett Ave
    Silver Spring , MD , 20901
    (301)565-2282
    Alternative School
    0.9  mi  |  71  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Silver Spring
    The Pathways School-edgewood
    Special Education School
    801 University Blvd West
    Silver Spring , MD , 20901
    (301)649-0778
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  8
  • Silver Spring
    Kensington Forest Glen Children
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    9805 Dameron Dr
    Silver Spring , MD , 20902
    (301)593-9641
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.5  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  KG

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  • Recommended February 28, 2014 - This school may not be the most rich school in the county but it has taught me a lot about who I am. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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