Northern Chautauqua Catholic School

336 Washington Ave
Dunkirk, NY 14048-0140
     Tel: (716)366-0630
Grades: PK - 8 | 185 students
Northern Chautauqua Catholic School offers a high-quality education with a curriculum that adheres to both New York State and diocesan guidelines and offers excellence in Catholic education for children in grades pre-kindergarten (4 year olds) through eighth grade.
The core curriculum begins with reading, writing and mathematics.
Social studies, science and language arts are also offered at each grade.
It is, however, the variety of special classes that makes the educational differences at Northern Chautauqua Catholic School: Spanish, Music, Art, Physical Education, Technology and Health.
In addition, students in grades sixth through eighth have quarterly electives to choose from.
As a Christian institution, we are committed to the teachings of the Catholic Church, to prepare students to respond in faith to Jesus Christ and to understand His Message, to follow moral standards of conduct, and to achieve integrity of character.
Its mission is to provide a foundation for Christian living by integrating and nurturing faith through teaching and example and thereby becoming an extension of the teaching mission of the Roman Catholic Church.
Northern Chautauqua Catholic School is a Christ-centered community which stimulates academic excellence and emphasizes family values and respect of self and others all in an atmosphere of kindness, love and understanding.
We are committed to balancing physical, spiritual, intellectual and social growth for our students so that they mature into responsible, self-disciplined citizens, developing and supporting a dynamic faculty and staff comprised of dedicated professionals, providing a physical facility conducive to reaching our goals, encouraging parental involvement of time and talent, continually developing and evaluating decisions, options and actions consistent with this mission, these values and beliefs.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 185 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Northern Chautauqua Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Gow School (17.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Hyacinth School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Hyacinth School (0.9 miles away)
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  • DunkirkSt. Hyacinth School
      (Roman Catholic)
    296 Lake Shore Drive E
    DunkirkNY 14048
    (716)366-1950
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 131 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CassadagaOpen Door Baptist Academy
      (Christian)
    3576 Luce Road
    CassadagaNY 14718
    (716)595-2535
      (Christian)
    12.1 mi | 8 students | Gr. 1-9                      
  • DewittvillePleasant View Amish School
      (Amish)
    Burdick Rd
    DewittvilleNY 14728
      (Amish)
    14 mi | 37 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • South WalesThe Gow School
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Po Box 85
    South WalesNY 14139
    (716)652-3450
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    17.1 mi | 135 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Conewango ValleyCherry Hill School
      (Amish)
    Chicken Rd
    Conewango ValleyNY 14726
      (Amish)
    18.9 mi | 36 students | Gr. 1-8                      

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