St Luke School

608 E 139th St
Bronx, NY 10454-0104
     Tel: (718)585-0380
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 324 students
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St. Luke’s offers a balanced and challenging curriculum that serves intellectually curious and able students in a small, intimate learning environment.
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Located on a two acre landmark block in the West Village, the School has spacious outdoor facilities and large, sunny classrooms.
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At St. Luke's, we seek to give our students a sound cognitive foundation for their lives and prepare them for admission to and continuing success in future schools.
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As an Episcopal Church School, we also seek to do something more.
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St. Luke's is a small school, deliberately.
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Its size enables us to focus on each child as an individual.
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Its size also allows everyone to know everyone else.
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It fosters a feeling of family -- a supportive climate of trust and understanding, communicating values and building community.
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In this environment, children form positive relationships with classmates and teachers, with older children and with younger ones.
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St. Luke's is coeducational and heterogeneous.
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Its students and faculty come from a variety of backgrounds -- racial, ethnic, economic, religious.
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We value and actively encourage this mutually enriching diversity.
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It is part of the process of helping each child discover his or her own uniqueness and infinite worth as a human being- and at the same time, that of others.
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St. Luke's is a traditional school, in that it has a strong academic curriculum, high standards, clear and consistent boundaries and expectations.
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Within that structure, we emphasize freedom.
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We use varied educational approaches and techniques to help stimulate independent thinking- to free the children to question, challenge, explore, and pursue truth wherever it leads.
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We encourage them to express their imagination and creative powers, in science and mathematics as well as in words, music, and art.
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Interdisciplinary teaching allows content from one subject area to reinforce another and open up fresh insights.
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Above all, St. Luke's seeks to awaken in children a lifelong love of learning, a sense of joy and wonder at God's universe, and a deep feeling of connection to the natural world.
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We hope that whatever they go on to do and be, we will have prepared them to be good stewards of the world's resources -- responsible, caring members of one global human community.

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 324 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade St Luke School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The King's Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Pius V School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Jerome School (0.5 miles away)
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  • BronxSt. Pius V School
      (Roman Catholic)
    413 E 144th Street
    BronxNY 10454
    (718)665-5075
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 248 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • BronxSt Jerome School
      (Roman Catholic)
    222 Alexander Ave
    BronxNY 10454
    (718)292-4920
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 294 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BronxSt. Anselm School
      (Roman Catholic)
    685 Tinton Avenue
    BronxNY 10455
    (718)993-9464
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 131 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • New YorkThe King's Academy
      (Christian)
    2345 3rd Avenue
    New YorkNY 10035
    (212)348-7331
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 39 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • BronxSt. Peter & Paul School
      (Roman Catholic)
    838 Brook Avenue
    BronxNY 10451
    (718)665-2056
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 211 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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