St. Cecilia Elementary School

1186 Newfield Ave,
Stamford, CT, 06905-0690
Tel: (203)322-6505
Grades: PK - 5 | 295 students
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 Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in

Student Body

Total Students 295 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St. Cecilia Elementary School Students 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 (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Stamford Trinity Catholic Middle
    (Roman Catholic)
    948 Newfield Ave
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)322-7383
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Stamford
    Trinity Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    926 Newfield Ave
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)322-3401
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Stamford
    King & Low-heywood Thomas School
    (Nonsectarians)
    1450 Newfield Ave
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)322-3496
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  664  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Stamford
    Grace Christian School
    (Christian)
    602 High Ridge Road
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)329-1482
    (Christian)
    1  mi  |  34  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • New Canaan New Canaan Country School
    (Nonsectarians)
    635 Frogtown Road
    New Canaan , CT , 06840
    (203)972-0771
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.6  mi  |  646  students  |  Gr.  NS-9

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