St. Cecilia Elementary School

1186 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905-0690
Tel: (203)322-6505
Grades: PK - 5 | 295 students
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At St. Cecilia, a school for children in pre-kindergarten through grade five, our mission is fostering the growth of lifelong learners who strive for academic excellence within a loving, Christian community.
At St. Cecilia, we work as partners with our parents, the first teachers of their children.
Together we establish a safe environment for our children where we share the joy of their growth - body, mind and spirit.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild dyslexiz, mild learning differences
Year Founded 1955
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

Total Students 295 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St. Cecilia Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 21 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,250
Tuition Notes There are two levels of tuition--a reduced rate is offered for families attending a Catholic church within the Diocese of Bridgeport. Financial Aid is available.
% on Financial Aid 18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Nancy Mitchell

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club Chess Club Drama Club Foreign Language Movie Makers Photography Art Club Chess Club Drama Club Foreign Language Movie Makers Photography,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Trinity Catholic High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity Catholic Middle (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is King & Low-heywood Thomas School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stamford
    Trinity Catholic Middle
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-9 | 227 students
    0.4 miles
    948 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203)322-7383
    0.47-9
    227
  • Stamford
    Grades: 9-12 | 426 students
    0.5 miles
    926 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203)322-3401
    0.59-12
    426
  • Stamford
    Grades: PK-12 | 664 students
    0.6 miles
    1450 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203)322-3496
    0.6PK-12
    664
  • Stamford
    Grades: K | 110 students
    1.8 miles
    635 Glenbrook Rd
    Stamford, CT 06906
    (203)348-5531
    1.8K
    110
  • Stamford
    The Children's School
    Montessori School
    Grades: K-2 | 142 students
    2 miles
    118 Scofieldtown Rd
    Stamford, CT 06903
    (203)329-8815
    2K-2
    142

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