St Amelia School

Tel: (716)836-2230
Grades: PK-8 | 521 students
The mission of St. Amelia School is to provide a quality Catholic education that instills in students the spirit of Jesus Christ in a positive, caring environment, which allows students to achieve excellence and become responsible citizens in our community.
As an integral part of the parish community, St. Amelia School is dedicated to the goal of providing a quality Catholic education.
Following the guidelines established by the State of New York and the Diocese of Buffalo, we provide programs which foster spiritual, physical and academic growth.
Striving to develop a community where compassion and concern for the individual are central, we acknowledge and respect the uniqueness of each child, and endeavor, in a loving and trusting atmosphere, to instill the true spirit of Jesus in every student.
Mindful that the primary responsibility for education rests in the home, we share in this process and consider open communication between home and school essential to the growth of each child.
It is the vision of St. Amelia School to create an environment that gives all children the opportunity to achieve their fullest personal and academic potential in order to become productive and responsible citizens.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 521 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Amelia School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 28 / May. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,200


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Dance, Golf, Indoor Soccer, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Indoor SoccerSnowboarding,
SwimmingTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 28 clubs 28 clubs,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cardinal O Hara High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Covenant Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Covenant Academy (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buffalo
    Covenant Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-8 | 239 students
    0.8 miles
    345 Mcconkey Drive
    Buffalo, NY 14223
  • Tonawanda
    Grades: 9-12 | 267 students
    0.9 miles
    39 Ohara Rd
    Tonawanda, NY 14150
  • Tonawanda
    Grades: PK-8 | 106 students
    1.1 miles
    530 Ellicott Creek Rd
    Tonawanda, NY 14150
  • Tonawanda
    Grades: PK-11 | 53 students
    1.2 miles
    80 Luksin Dr
    Tonawanda, NY 14150
  • Buffalo
    Mount St. Mary Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 284 students
    1.5 miles
    3756 Delaware Avenue
    Buffalo, NY 14217

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