St. Anselm Elementary School

13013 Chillicothe Road,
Chesterland, OH, 44026-0440
Tel: (440)729-7806
Grades: PK - 8 | 265 students
Saint Anselm School is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence.  Saint Anselm School community strives to nurture the total child toward a life focused in Christ.
We, the St. Anselm community, believe Catholic education begins with life in the heart of the family.
The process of education, which includes parents, teachers, and students is founded on a shared commitment to the spiritual and academic growth of the child.
It is our belief that the child, supported by the loving witness of a Christian faith community, will develop a lifelong active response to God's love.
Believing in the uniqueness of each child, we are committed to creating an environment that empowers the students to participate in building the kingdom of God.
Our curriculum is based upon individual graded courses of study written by the Diocese of Cleveland and approved by the State of Ohio.
The curriculum includes a study of religion, mathematics, language arts, (English, spelling, handwriting and phonics for grades K-3), science, health, social studies, music, art, computer, health issues, human sexuality, and chemical abuse.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Education Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported LD program; enrichment programs
Year Founded 1963
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Students 265 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Anselm Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 20 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School uniform through Schoolbelles)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,535
Tuition Notes Parishioner Tuition Rates 1 Child $3435, 2 Children $7210, 3 Children $9185, www.stanselmschool.org/tuition.htm
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Joan Agresta

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Freestyle Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballFreestyle Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 21 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Accelerated Reading Program, Band, Book Club, Captain's Reading Program, Choir, Enrichment Program, Georgaphy Club/Bee, Great Books Program, Journey Enrichment Program, Math Olympiad, Newspaper, Power of the Pen, S.P.A.R.K.S., Sacramental Programs, Science Olympiad, Scouts, Spelling Bee, TV News Team, Word Masters, Yearbook, Young Authors Band, Book Club, Choir, Math Olympiad, Newspaper, S.P.A.R.K.S., Scouts, Spelling Bee, TV News Team, Word Masters, Yearbook, Young Authors, Accelerated Reading Program,
Captain's Reading Program,
Enrichment Program,
Georgaphy Club/Bee,
Great Books Program,
Journey Enrichment Program,
Power of the Pen,
Sacramental Programs,
Science Olympiad,

School Notes:

  • Saint Anselm School community strives to nurture the total child toward a life focused in Christ. We, the St. Anselm community, believe Catholic education begins with life in the heart of the family. The process of education, which includes parents, teachers, and students is founded on a shared commitment to the spiritual and academic growth of the child. It is our belief that the child, supported by the loving witness of a Christian faith community, will develop a lifelong active response to God's love. Believing in the uniqueness of each child, we are committed to creating an environment that empowers the students to participate in building the kingdom of God. Our curriculum is based upon individual graded courses of study written by the Diocese of Cleveland and approved by the State of Ohio. The curriculum includes a study of religion, mathematics, language arts, (English, spelling, handwriting and phonics for grades K-3), science, health, social studies, music, art, computer, health issues, human sexuality, and chemical abuse.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hawken School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hawken School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hawken School (4.8 miles away)
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