Bishop Dunn Memorial

50 Gidney Ave,
Newburgh, NY, 12550-0125
Tel: (845)569-3499
Bishop Dunn Memorial School, founded in 1883, is proud of its tradition and commitment to the academic, spiritual, emotional, social and physical development of children, Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8.
It is our philosophy that success, particularly at an early age, depends on the growth of a child’s confidence, self-esteem and stimulation of their inquisitive nature.
Bishop Dunn Memorial School, on Mount Saint Mary College campus, offers a unique environment where children develop those qualities that form the basis for lifelong learning.
Children are encouraged to learn by doing.
It is the quality of teaching excellence for which our faculty has been honored by their achievements.
It is the quality of academic curriculum which motivates many of our students on to higher levels of education across the nation.
And, it is the high standards of the school, which our faculty strive to instill in our students.
It is the sum total of these qualities that make Bishop Dunn Memorial School and our students unique.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Year Founded 1883

Student Body

Total Students 298 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 31%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%

Finances and Admission

% on Financial Aid 5%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports BasketballCheeringDanceSwimmingBasketballCheering,
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Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mcquade Children's Services/the Kaplan School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nora Cronin Presentation Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little Harvard (1.6 miles away)
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  • Newburgh Nora Cronin Presentation Academy
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    120 South St 2nd Floor
    Newburgh , NY , 12550
    (845)567-0708
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Newburgh
    San Miguel Academy Of Newburgh
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    241 Liberty St
    Newburgh , NY , 12550
    (845)561-2822
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Newburgh
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    24 S Robinson Ave
    Newburgh , NY , 12550
    (845)561-1433
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  144  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • New Windsor Little Harvard    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    63 Lawrence Avenue
    New Windsor , NY , 12553
    (845)565-6112
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.6  mi  |  131  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • New Windsor
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    148 Windsor Hwy
    New Windsor , NY , 12553
    (845)565-5110
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.4  mi  |  136  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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