St Bernards School

Tel: (518)891-2830
Grades: K-5 | 63 students
Founded in 1922, St. Bernard's School has a rich tradition of providing quality Christian education to the children of Saranac Lake and the surrounding communities.
While the majority of our students are Catholic, we welcome children of all faiths at St. Bernard's.
The faculty and staff of St. Bernard's are dedicated to providing a wholistic education for each child based on the principles of Christian faith.
Our goal is to enable each child to realize their own potential.
The school strives to promote a sense of christian values, foster a high sense of self-esteem and self-worth, and challenge each student to grow in faith, respect and responsibility.
Since a quality education is more than just elementary level academics, every student participates in art, music, physical education and computer lab each week.
St. Bernard's School, with its proud Roman Catholic heritage, is committed to promoting academic excellence, individual responsibility, and spiritual awareness in relationship with God and others.
In addition to being strong in the academic areas, we can offer an excellent Catholic religion program tied in with daily teachings and values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students 63 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Northwood School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northern Lights School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Northern Lights School (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saranac Lake
    Northern Lights School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-1 | 34 students
    0.6 miles
    Po Box 228
    Saranac Lake, NY 12983
    (518)891-3206
    0.6PK-1
    34
  • Lake Placid
    St Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-3 | 83 students
    7 miles
    2322 Saranac Ave
    Lake Placid, NY 12946
    (518)523-3771
    7PK-3
    83
  • Lake Placid
    Grades: 4-9 | 91 students
    7.3 miles
    4382 Cascade Road
    Lake Placid, NY 12946
    (518)523-9329
    7.34-9
    91
  • Lake Placid
    Grades: 9-12 | 174 students
    7.3 miles
    Po Box 1070 92 Northwood Road
    Lake Placid, NY 12946
    (518)523-3357
    7.39-12
    174
  • Lake Placid
    National Sports Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 8-12 | 84 students
    8 miles
    821 Mirror Lake Drive
    Lake Placid, NY 12946
    (518)523-3460
    88-12
    84

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