St. Stephen's Armenian Elementary School

47 Nichols Ave,
Watertown, MA, 02472-0247
Tel: (617)926-6979
The St. Stephen's Armenian Elementary School was founded in 1984 as a private, non-profit, bilingual Preschool in response to a need in the community to give an awareness of their language and heritage to the next generation.
Over the years since St. Stephen's was established, it has grown into a highly regarded private, coeducational elementary school for students Preschool through Grade 5, age 2 years nine months to twelve, with a population of approximately 190 students.
The St. Stephen's Armenian Elementary School is a child-centered American-Armenian Institution committed to academic excellence.
At the Pre- School level, the curriculum nurtures the whole child, developing skills in the Armenian language.
At the Elementary level, the core curriculum subjects are taught in English.
The Armenian language and history are taught in Armenian, with an emphasis on creating awareness and instilling an appreciation of Armenian culture and traditions.
Mission Statement St. Stephen's creates opportunities to promote student self-esteem and encourage student leadership by developing a sense of responsibility, self- discipline, cooperation, and respect for others.
St. Stephen's works towards creating a climate of learning that encourages risk and exploration.
Acknowledging that students acquire knowledge in various learning styles and that rates of maturation differ among students, St. Stephen's provides for these individual differences and learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 158 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St. Stephen

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Perkins School For The Blind (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Atrium School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Atrium School (0.3 miles away)
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