St. Ambrose Elementary School

6310 Jason Street
Hyattsville, MD 20785-0207
Tel: (301)773-0223
Grades: PK-8 | 232 students
The fundamental reason for the existence of Saint Ambrose School is Jesus Christ, Our Lord.
Our school shares with the Church community and with society the responsibility of forming all in the likeness of Christ.
Through our educational mission, we proclaim, witness, and spread the Word of God.
We accomplish our educational mission while providing our students with the opportunity to grow in the faith to which they were initiated at the time of their Baptism. Through knowledge of God, our students come to an understanding of their relationship to the whole People of God and to their individual parish communities.
Through examination of the meaning and implications of Christian commitment and example, our students come to understand their responsibilities to the Church and to society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 232 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade St. Ambrose Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 14 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,650
Tuition Notes Non Catholic Rate
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Cheryl Conto

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, CYO Sports - Cheerleading, Basketball, Track, Baseball, Soccer, Choir, Drama, Martial Arts (add'l cost), Safety Patrols, Student Council, Yearbook, Young Toastmasters Band, Choir, Drama, Safety Patrols, Yearbook, CYO Sports - Cheerleading, Basketball, Track, Baseball, Soccer,
Martial Arts (add'l cost),
Student Council,
Young Toastmasters,

School Notes

  • The fundamental reason for the existence of Saint Ambrose School is Jesus Christ, Our Lord. Our school shares with the Church community and with society the responsibility of forming all in the likeness of Christ. Through our educational mission, we proclaim, witness, and spread the Word of God. We accomplish our educational mission while providing our students with the opportunity to grow in the faith to which they were initiated at the time of their Baptism. Through knowledge of God, our students come to an understanding of their relationship to the whole People of God and to their individual parish communities. Through examination of the meaning and implications of Christian commitment and example, our students come to understand their responsibilities to the Church and to society.

Profile last updated: 01/28/2016

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St. Ambrose is an excellent school. My children have thrived while attending. They both have a very strong sense of self and pride about their school. I highly recommend St. Ambrose.
- Posted by Parent, 03/11/13

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