St Dominic Elementary School

Tel: (516)922-4233
Grades: PK-8 | 270 students
The philosophy of St. Dominic Elementary School is an explicit expression of the evangelizing mission entrusted by Jesus to the church He founded.
Its purpose is to teach the message of Jesus, to build community, and to serve.
Believing that the message of Christ must be authentically and fully proclaimed in our classrooms, the school strives to make each child's faith become living, conscious, and active through the light of instruction.
Our education encompasses the whole of human life - physical, intellectual, aesthetic, social, and spiritual - in order to help the child develop according to the example and teaching of Christ.
One of the primary aims of our education is the initiation of a vibrant Christian community among the faculty, student body, and parents.
A community of faith is established among the faculty as they seek to live and work in a spirit of genuine concern, encouragement and support, nourished by a sharing together in prayer.
This spirit is extended throughout the student body by an education that seeks to help each child esteem himself/herself as a person of worth.
This is enhanced by an attitude of acceptance of one another and by making prayer and communal worship an integral part of daily life.

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 270 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Dominic Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Dominic High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mill Neck Manor School For The Deaf (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mill Neck Manor School For The Deaf (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oyster Bay
    St. Dominic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 433 students
    0.1 miles
    110 Anstice Street
    Oyster Bay, NY 11771
  • Oyster Bay
    Harmony Heights School
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.4 miles
    Po Box 569
    Oyster Bay, NY 11771
  • Mill Neck
    Mill Neck Manor School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-11 | 128 students
    1.8 miles
    Po Box 12
    Mill Neck, NY 11765
  • Oyster Bay
    Grades: NS-8 | 199 students
    1.9 miles
    31 Yellow Cote Rd
    Oyster Bay, NY 11771
  • East Norwich
    Harmony Heights School
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 61 students
    2.1 miles
    60 Walnut Ave
    East Norwich, NY 11732

School Reviews

Since Principal St. John arrived at St. Dom''s a few year back, the school has become one of the best catholic elementary schools on Long Island. I say this from an academic point of view as the students have really become assertive and goal oriented. Overall, school scores for reading, science and math have been excellent. The school offers a full complement of art, sports and extracurricular activities. One criticism is that there are a few teachers there who need to move on, but I understand that its not quite so simple. I have two children at St. Dom''s and love it. Feels like family.
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15

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