St. Jude The Apostle School

Tel: (518)283-0333
Grades: PK-6 | 273 students
At St. Jude the Apostle School every child is special and unique.
We afford each child the dignity and respect deserving every child of God.
We acknowledge and appreciate each child, as an individual, in the Christian community.
We encourage our children to develop to the best of their ability intellectually, socially and spiritually.
St. Jude the Apostle provides an environment in which each child can develop an awareness of his or her own worth and can grow in a Christian atmosphere.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students 273 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Jude The Apostle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(school uniform grades K-6)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • "St. Jude the Apostle School of Wynantskill, New York is an educational ministry of St. Jude the Apostle Parish. We serve the parish cluster of St. Jude the Apostle, Wynantskill, St. Henry, Averill Park and St. Michael the Archangel, North Greenbush. In the spirit of Jude, a servant of Jesus Christ, we are committed to teaching children Christian values in a caring, nurturing environment within our Pre-K through Grade Six elementary school. Our student body is comprised of children from throughout the Capital District, coming from a variety of backgrounds. St. Jude the Apostle School is dedicated to providing excellent academic programs that enable every child to develop spiritually, intellectually, socially and emotionally. The school follows the New York State and Diocesan curriculum guidelines in religion, language arts, math science, social studies, technology, art, music Spanish, physical education and library. As the first teachers of their children, parents are encouraged to assist in guiding the children to achieve their full potential. The students of St. Jude the Apostle School value knowledge as a means of learning. A variety of methods are used to obtain the goals of New York State and Diocesan curriculum. In addition to traditional methodology, students participate in a variety of integrated hands-on-learning activities that compliment the curriculum. The children of St. Jude the Apostle School seek truth, practice Christian virtues, and respect all people, thus imitating Christ in their daily lives."

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Vanderheyden Hall (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vanderheyden Hall (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Robert C Parker School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wynantskill
    Grades: 7-12 | 69 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 219
    Wynantskill, NY 12198
  • Wynantskill
    Robert C Parker School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-8 | 120 students
    1.4 miles
    4254 Ny Highway 43
    Wynantskill, NY 12198
  • Troy
    La Salle Institute
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 459 students
    2.7 miles
    174 Williams Rd
    Troy, NY 12180
  • Rensselaer
    Grades: NS-9 | 255 students
    3.1 miles
    100 Montesorri Pl
    Rensselaer, NY 12144
  • Troy
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 210 students
    3.3 miles
    308 Spring Avenue
    Troy, NY 12180

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