St Catharine Academy

2250 Williamsbridge Rd,
Bronx, NY, 10469-0104
Tel: (718)882-2882
The Sisters of Mercy, religious of other communities and lay faculty strive to serve as co-educators with parents, to provide quality education to young women enabling them to grow intellectually, spiritually, artistically, morally, physically, emotionally and socially.
This is done by offering an academic program that respects the diversity of the student body as a whole, while giving attention to the uniqueness of each individual student.
The aim is to prepare these students for ongoing learning and self improvement in order to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
"We strive to witness Mercy when we respect the dignity of each individual, create a spirit of hospitality and pursue integrity of word and deed in our lives." Constitution: Sisters of Mercy

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 696 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 78%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade St Catharine Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New York Institute For Special Education (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New York Institute For Special Education (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New York Institute For Special Education (0.1 miles away)
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  • Bronx New York Institute For Special Education
    Special Education School
    999 Pelham Parkway N
    Bronx , NY , 10469
    (718)519-7000
    Special Education School
    0.1  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
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    St. Lucy's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    830 Mace Avenue
    Bronx , NY , 10467
    (718)882-2203
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  381  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Bronx
    Little Stars Too
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1083 Allerton Avenue
    Bronx , NY , 10469
    (718)515-8800
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.5  mi  |  86  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
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    St. Clares School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1911 Hone Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10461
    (718)892-4080
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  489  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Bronx
    Our Saviour Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1734 Williamsbridge Road
    Bronx , NY , 10461
    (718)792-5665
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.7  mi  |  269  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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