St. Rita School For The Deaf

1720 Glendale Milford Road
Cincinnati, OH 45215-0452
     Tel: (513)771-7600
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 184 students
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St Rita School For The Deaf is a Catholic day/residential program whose primary mission is to educate infants and students who need special methods of communication and technological support.
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We are committed to providing a safe, value-oriented environment which facilitates the educational, social and spiritual development of each student.
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We continue to believe that the best way to educate deaf and hard of hearing children is through Comprehensive Communication.
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This philosophy offers a child every available stimulus for human interaction, including sign language, lip-reading, assistive listening devices, visual aids, and technology.
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Every student is different and has his or her own way of learning and communicating.
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Through the philosophy of Comprehensive Communication, teachers and students are able to choose which method of communication works best for them.
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This approach to communicating promotes an accepting and positive classroom environment, allowing students to focus their attention on what is really important, learning.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1915

Student Body

Total Students 184 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Rita School For The Deaf Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $29,600
Tuition Notes Financial assistance available
% on Financial Aid 85%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount Notre Dame High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethany School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Maple Knoll Child Center (2.2 miles away)
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  • CincinnatiBethany School
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    555 Albion Ave.
    CincinnatiOH 45246
    (513)771-7462
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    0.9 mi | 235 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Cincinnati St Gabriel Consolidated School
      (Roman Catholic)
    18 W Sharon Rd
    CincinnatiOH 45246
    (513)771-5220
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.7 mi | 448 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • SpringdaleMaple Knoll Child Center
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    11100 Springfield Pike
    SpringdaleOH 45246
    (513)782-2498
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    2.2 mi | 17 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • CincinnatiSt. Michael Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    11136 Oak St
    CincinnatiOH 45241
    (513)554-3555
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.3 mi | 426 students | Gr. K-9                      
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    CincinnatiOH 45215
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