St. Cecilia Elementary School

1186 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905-0690
Tel: (203)322-6505
Grades: PK-5 | 295 students
St. Cecilia School by our Art Club Students
St. Cecilia School by our Art Club 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  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

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

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Nancy Mitchell


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 Private 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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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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
  • Stamford
    Grades: 9-12 | 426 students
    0.5 miles
    926 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
  • Stamford
    Grades: PK-12 | 664 students
    0.6 miles
    1450 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
  • Stamford
    Grades: K | 110 students
    1.8 miles
    635 Glenbrook Rd
    Stamford, CT 06906
  • Stamford
    The Children's School
    Montessori School
    Grades: K-2 | 142 students
    2 miles
    118 Scofieldtown Rd
    Stamford, CT 06903

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The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $11,397 for elementary schools and $20,693 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfield County, CT is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).