7602 Old Keene Mill Rd, Springfield, VA, 22152-0221
Grades: K - 9 | 463 students
St. Bernadette Catholic School is truly a community of faith and learning. Principal Patricia Beeks, with the support of Pastor Kevin Larson, has rallied this community of faculty, staff, students and parents to work together with enthusiasm and synergy toward common goals. As a result of this shared vision and teamwork, the students of St. Bernadette experience a well rounded, challenging education in a faith-filled environment. The teachers of St. Bernadette School demonstrate in word and action their dedication to student success through efforts to integrate the curriculum, enliven instruction with technology, and make real world connections. Their efforts go beyond the classroom to serve the extra curricular activities of the school. They show a caring connection to their students and model the virtues that they teach. Students live up to the expectations of administration and faculty with their respectful, friendly attitudes and good self-control. They are successful academically, as reflected in their high test scores. They are connected to issues of Catholic Social Teaching and concerned about their world. They are eager to share their talents and the wonderful things they are learning. They exhibit leadership through the Student Council.