Fontbonne Hall Academy

9901 Shore Rd,
Brooklyn, NY, 11209-0112
     Tel: (718)748-2244
Grades: 9 - 12 | 526 students
Fontbonne Hall Academy is founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph, is a Catholic school for young women.
Our students, faculty, and administration form a faith community in which each person is challenged to grow.
Fontbonne Hall Academy, offers a rich and varied curriculum that meets the needs of our students.
Small classes and a varied curriculum meet the needs of the 21st Century woman, and are supported by state-of the -art science and computer laboratories.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 526 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Fontbonne Hall Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Poly Prep Country Day School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Patrick School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Patrick School (0.3 miles away)
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