St. Columbkille Partnership School

25 Arlington St,
Brighton, MA, 02135-0213
Tel: (617)254-3110
Grades: PK - 8 | 351 students
Saint Columbkille School was founded in 1901 by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston.
In spring 2006, an historic Catholic school partnership established a new governance model for Saint Columbkille Partnership School – the first of its kind for Catholic education in the United States.
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston, Saint Columbkille Parish, and Boston College have combined their resources in educational leadership, academic practice and research, student development, and religious formation to create a flagship Catholic school in Boston and a new national model of excellence in Catholic elementary education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Middle School Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1901

Student Body

Total Students 351 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 44%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St. Columbkille Partnership School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,100
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $5100 to $7000 on the grade. Discounts for mulitple children from one family.
% on Financial Aid 39%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Admissions Director Carol Cashman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Crew, Field Hockey, Nordic Skiing, Snowboarding, Track and Field, Ultimate FrisbeeBasketballCrew,
Field HockeyNordic Skiing,
SnowboardingTrack and Field,
Ultimate Frisbee

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Chorus, Drama Club, Drama Club, Engineering Club, Garden Club, Instrumental Lessons, Knitting Club, Math Club, Publishing Club, Sports Club, Student Council, Strong Women Strong Girls Art Club, Chorus, Drama Club, Drama Club, Garden Club, Knitting Club, Math Club, Sports Club, Engineering Club,
Instrumental Lessons,
Publishing Club,
Student Council, Strong Women Strong Girls,

School Notes:

  • Today, our diverse community consists of more than 300 students from more than 30 Boston neighborhoods and surrounding suburbs. Seventy-eight percent of our students are Catholic. Our students represent more than 20 nationalities. While our demographics are different today, the values and expectations for academic excellence remain the same
  • Profile last updated: 01/28/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mesivta High School Of Greater Boston (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shaloh House Hebrew Day School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Shaloh House Hebrew Day School (0.3 miles away)
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