St. Bernards Elementary School

254 Summer Street,
Fitchburg, MA, 01420-0142
Tel: (978)342-1948
St. Bernard's Elementary School, founded by the Sisters of the Presentation in 1886, for the purpose of educating all God's children, continues today as a Roman Catholic Parochial School carrying on the sisters' motto of "Deeds not Words".
St. Bernard's provides education for grades Pre-K through 8.
In a partnership among teachers, students and parents we pursue excellence in education and emphasize dignity, individuality, responsibility and respect.
Together we strive to discover and strengthen our faith and gifts from God.
St. Bernard's is committed to educating and developing in each of its students a love of God, self, family, home, country and the world at large.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Private Catholic and Independent Schools (NAPCIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 1886

Student Body

Total Students 232 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St. Bernards Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,150
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sr. Pauline Leblanc

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Field Hockey, Flag Football, SnowboardingBasketballCheering,
DanceField Hockey,
Flag FootballSnowboarding,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Competetive Sports:, Drama Club Drama Club, Competetive Sports:,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Bernards Central Catholic High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Anthony School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Anthony School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fitchburg St Bernards Central Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    45 Harvard St
    Fitchburg , MA , 01420
    (978)342-3212
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fitchburg
    St. Anthony School
    (Roman Catholic)
    123 Salem Street
    Fitchburg , MA , 01420
    (978)345-7785
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  231  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Fitchburg
    Teen Challenge Twin City Girls'' Academy
    All-girls | Alternative School (Christian)
    53 Highland Ave
    Fitchburg , MA , 01420
    (978)345-2912
    All-girls | Alternative School (Christian)
    0.8  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  8-11
  • Fitchburg
    Notre Dame Preparatory School
    (Roman Catholic)
    171 South St
    Fitchburg , MA , 01420
    (978)343-7635
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Lunenburg Twin City Christian School
    (Baptist)
    194 Electric Ave
    Lunenburg , MA , 01462
    (978)582-4901
    (Baptist)
    1.7  mi  |  81  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 14, 2014 - Excellent well rounded school. We of education from Early Childhood through eight grade. My son went to this school and has excelled in his first year of high school. I feel he has an advantage because of the academic excellence that was provided to him. - Posted by Parent

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