Visitation Academy

8902 Ridge Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11209-0112
     Tel: (718)680-9452
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 168 students
Visitation Academy, founded in 1855, reflects the mission of the Sisters of the Visitation.
This mission centers around life itself through the development of key relationships with God, self, others, and creation.
The heart of a Visitation education is rooted in the spirit of St. Francis de Sales.
Respect for the individual through the virtues of gentleness and humility is imparted in an environment of love and tradition.
Visitation Academy provides a unique learning environment for the education of young girls.
Visitation is located on 7.5 acres of monastery ground in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.
The old world charm of our physical setting houses a dynamic educational program that prepares our girls to be responsible women of tomorrow.
An integrated curriculum, infused with moral and religious values, empowers our students to meet the challenges and demands of the new millenium.

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 168 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Visitation Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn (0.2 miles away)
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  • BrooklynAdelphi Academy of Brooklyn
      (Non-sectarian)
    8515 Ridge Boulevard
    BrooklynNY 11209
    (718)238-3308
      (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 148 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • BrooklynDimitrios & Georgia Kaloidis Parochial School
      (Greek Orthodox)
    8502 Ridge Blvd
    BrooklynNY 11209
    (718)836-8096
      (Greek Orthodox)
    0.2 mi | 237 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BrooklynBay Ridge Preparatory School
    8101 Ridge Boulevard
    BrooklynNY 11209
    (718)833-9090
    0.2 mi | 381 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • BrooklynSt. Anselm Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    365 83rd St
    BrooklynNY 11209
    (718)745-7643
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 463 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • BrooklynSt Patrick School
      (Roman Catholic)
    401 97th St
    BrooklynNY 11209
    (718)833-0124
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 262 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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