Ss Philip & James School

1160 E 213th St
Bronx, NY 10469-0104
Tel: (718)882-4576
Grades: PK-9 | 248 students
Saints Philip and James Elementary School is an academic institution, which provides students, with a strong moral and intellectual foundation, within an, essentially, Catholic-Christian environment.
We are committed toward growth in leadership, as well as in fostering, academic opportunities, which will enable our students to develop spiritually, intellectually and socially.
Administrators, teachers and parents are mutually supportive in emphasizing the implementation of contemporary pedagogical state and archdiocesan standards, as pertains to teaching content and methods.
The mission of Saints Philip and James Parochial School is directed toward providing a solid academic foundation, for our students, so as to prepare them for a personally fulfilling, successful and value-based future.
These values are based in the humanist tradition of the Catholic-Christian faith.
We believe that quality Catholic-Christian education is an education of the entire human person and as such requires a particular set of educational priorities, which serve to address the spiritual, intellectual, emotional, and physical needs of our student body.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-9
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 248 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Ss Philip & James School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 26 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(grey pant and polo shirt with school)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $440
Average Financial Aid Grant $140
Admissions Director Catherine Lavelle, Principal
Admissions Associate Diane Dixon
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx
    Our Saviour Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-12 | 269 students
    1.8 miles
    1734 Williamsbridge Road
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718)792-5665
    1.8PK-12
    269
  • Bronx
    Grades: PK-8 | 612 students
    0.6 miles
    760 E Gun Hill Road
    Bronx, NY 10467
    (718)547-3346
    0.6PK-8
    612
  • Bronx
    Grades: PK-8 | 289 students
    0.5 miles
    801 Bartholdi Street
    Bronx, NY 10467
    (718)944-0958
    0.5PK-8
    289
  • Bronx
    Grades: NS-12 | 188 students
    0.4 miles
    1497 Needham Ave
    Bronx, NY 10469
    (718)519-8884
    0.4NS-12
    188
  • Bronx
    Our Lady Of Grace School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
    0.8 miles
    3981 Bronxwood Ave
    Bronx, NY 10466
    (718)547-9918
    0.8PK-8
    311

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Recent Articles
December 07, 2016
In addition to complying with all the usual admissions requirements, international students must also obtain a student visa. Here are five tips to help you navigate the admissions process.
November 30, 2016
SSAT and ISEE scores are one part of the total picture which most private school admissions staff review. These standardized tests reveal what you have learned in key mastery areas.
November 21, 2016
What is really important in choosing a private school? Ranks? Academics? Financial aid? Sports programs? Arts programs? One of these criteria doesn't matter. The others do.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Bronx, NY is $3,912 for elementary schools and $7,220 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Bronx, NY is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).