St. Columbia School

331 W 25th Street
New York, NY 10001-0100
Tel: (212)924-3644
Grades: PK-8 | 203 students
St. Columba is a Middle States Accredited Catholic elementary school located in the quiet Chelsea area in New York City.
We are rated as #1 in school education with approximately 535 students.
We range from Montessori (formerly PreKindergarten) to 8th Grade.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1950

Student Body

Total Students 203 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Columbia School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,319


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Dance, Paddle Tennis, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
DancePaddle Tennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After-School Program, Fencing, Movement/Dance, Piano, Tiger Schulmann's Karate Fencing, Movement/Dance, Piano, After-School Program,
Tiger Schulmann's Karate,

School Notes:

  • St. Columba is the only school in the Archdiocese to obtain a wireless computer network. We intergrate technology throughout the school in all curriculum areas. Students and faculty use Wireless network computers, Direct Television Cable, laserdiscs and interactive video conferencing/programming.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Michael Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mc Carton School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Learning Spring E S (0.2 miles away)
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  • New York
    Mc Carton School
    Special Education School
    Grades: UG | 42 students
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    331 W 25th St
    New York, NY 10001
  • New York
    Learning Spring E S
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 66 students
    0.2 miles
    254 W 29th St
    New York, NY 10001
  • New York
    Guardian Angel School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 203 students
    0.3 miles
    193 10th Ave
    New York, NY 10011
  • New York
    St. Michael Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 204 students
    0.4 miles
    425 W 33rd St
    New York, NY 10001
  • New York
    The Lorge School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-9 | 185 students
    0.4 miles
    353 W 17th St
    New York, NY 10011

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