Urban Community School

4909 Lorain Road,
Cleveland, OH, 44102-0441
Tel: (216)939-8330
Progressive Education.
Impressive Results.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Differentiated /Non-Graded Instruction
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 463 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 73%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Urban Community School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(White or Green Polo, Jeans, Khakis, Athletic Shoes)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,500
Tuition Notes Tuition is determined based on annual family income. Vouchers and need-based scholarships are available to provide significant financial aid.
% on Financial Aid 100%
Admissions Director Patricia Rossman Skrha

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Chime Choir, Choir, Garden Club, KARATE, MUSE, Math Counts, Movie-Making Club, Power of the Pen, Science Olympiad, Student Council Art Club, Chime Choir, Choir, Garden Club, KARATE, MUSE, Math Counts, Movie-Making Club,
Power of the Pen,
Science Olympiad,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Ignatius High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Metro Catholic School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Metro Catholic School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Cleveland Metro Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1910 W 54th St
    Cleveland , OH , 44102
    (216)281-4044
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  523  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Cleveland
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St Ignatius High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1911 W 30th St
    Cleveland , OH , 44113
    (216)651-0222
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  1462  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Cleveland
    Our Lady Of Mount Carmel
    (Roman Catholic)
    1355 W 70th St
    Cleveland , OH , 44102
    (216)281-7146
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Cleveland
    St Rocco School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3205 Fulton Rd
    Cleveland , OH , 44109
    (216)961-8557
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  154  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Cleveland
    The Bridge Ave School
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    3389 Fulton Rd
    Cleveland , OH , 44109
    (216)965-8426
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    1.2  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  5-8

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