St. Sylvester School

396 Grant Ave,
Brooklyn, NY, 11208-0112
Tel: (718)235-4729
Grades: K - 9 | 304 students
St. Sylvester School is a Catholic, multicultural and multilingual elementary school that is an integral part of the extended community of St. Sylvester Parish.
We are dedicated to teaching our students love, understanding, and compassion as the teachings of Jesus guide and inspire us.
We strive to educate the whole child spiritually, intellectually, physically, socially and emotionally.
Our emphasis is on the mission of the church, which is three-fold: to teach the Gospel message of Christ, to build a community based on Jesus' command to love one another, and to serve the human community through prayer, worship and social action.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 304 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade St. Sylvester School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Followers Of Jesus School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blessed Sacrament School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Blessed Sacrament School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Brooklyn Blessed Sacrament School
    (Roman Catholic)
    187 Euclid Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11208
    (718)235-4863
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Ozone Park St. Elizabeth School
    (Roman Catholic)
    9401 85th St
    Ozone Park , NY , 11416
    (718)641-6990
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  258  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Woodhaven St. Thomas The Apostle
    (Roman Catholic)
    8749 87th St
    Woodhaven , NY , 11421
    (718)847-3904
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  259  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Brooklyn St. Peter's Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    105 Highland Place
    Brooklyn , NY , 11208
    (718)647-1014
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.8  mi  |  122  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Brooklyn
    Followers Of Jesus School
    (Mennonite)
    3065 Atlantic Avenue
    Brooklyn , NY , 11208
    (718)235-5493
    (Mennonite)
    0.8  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  1-12

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