Villa Maria School

161 Sky Meadow Drive
Stamford, CT 06903-0690
     Tel: (203)322-5886
        
   
Grades: K - 9 | 74 students
Villa Maria makes success a reality for emotionally sound bright students who are motivated to learn but have not met the demands of the assigned curriculum in their regular classrooms.
The program emphasizes the mastery of reading, writing, and mathematics skills necessary for academic achievement and a return to a mainstream setting.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported ADHD, Dyslexia, Language Based Disorders, Non-Verbal Learning Disability, Disorder of Written Expression, Math Disability
Year Founded 1962

Student Body

Total Students 74 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 74%
Average Class Size 4 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $44,000
Tuition Notes There is financial aid based on need available.
% on Financial Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $15,000
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mary A. Tynan
Admissions Associate Mary Ann Guglielmo

School Notes:

- All teachers have Connecticut State Certification in Special Education. - Villa Maria has been accredited as a school for students with learning disabilities by the Connecticut State Department of Education since 1980. - Support staff includes a speech and language pathologist, social worker, librarian, and tutors. - Private pull-out sessions with experienced speech and language pathologists, and physical and occupational therapists, are also available.

Profile last updated: 07/22/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is King & Low-heywood Thomas School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bi-cultural Day School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bi-cultural Day School (0.3 miles away)
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