St. Bernadette School

1453 Locust Lake Road
Amelia, OH 45102-0451
Tel: (513)753-4744
Grades: PK-8 | 247 students
St. Bernadette School is a Roman Catholic PreSchool-8 elementary school in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, accredited by the Ohio Catholic Schools Accrediting Association.
The mission of St. Bernadette School is to offer quality education to our students in a Christian environment.
The teachings and philosophy of Jesus Christ and the Catholic Church are interwoven throughout the daily classroom instruction.
Emphasis is given to academics, cultural diversity, peace and justice.
The St. Bernadette School and community are committed to preparing each student to live a Christian life and offering each student the knowledge and skills necessary for becoming a productive member of society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1952

Student Body

Total Students 247 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Bernadette School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,626
Tuition Notes Out of parish tuition is $4,995.00.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Joyce Ell


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Beginning Band, Chess Club, Drawing Club, Electronics Club, Painting Club, Scouts, Spanish Club Beginning Band, Chess Club, Drawing Club, Painting Club, Scouts, Spanish Club, Electronics Club,

School Notes

  • St. Bernadette School is one of the only schools in the Achdiocese of Cincinnati whose student population is growing in number. Known for its family atmosphere, the school community at St. Bernadette supports the progress of each child and seeks to make the school successful at every level.
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School Reviews

5.0 Stars   07/24/15
We are so happy with the education our children are receiving, and the overall experience we have as a family at St. Bernadette! The teachers are very dedicated, and the St. Bernadette community is very welcoming. We appreciate the focus on spiritual growth and academic excellence; we know our children are receiving the best possible education in a very accepting and loving environment.
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The average private school tuition in Ohio is $4,665 for elementary schools and $8,800 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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