St. Cecilia Elementary School

1186 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905-0690
Tel: (203)322-6505
Grades: PK-5 | 248 students
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At St. Cecilia, a school for children in pre-K3 through grade five, our mission is fostering the growth of lifelong learners who strive for academic excellence within a loving, Christian community.
At St. Cecilia, we work as partners with our parents, the first teachers of their children.
Together we establish a safe environment for our children where we share the joy of their growth - body, mind and spirit.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild dyslexiz, mild learning differences
Year Founded 1955
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

Total Students 248 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Cecilia Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,580
Tuition Notes There are two levels of tuition--a reduced rate is offered for families attending a Catholic church within the Diocese of Bridgeport. Financial Aid is available.
% on Financial Aid
18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Holly M. Connolly

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club Chess Club Drama Club Foreign Language Movie Makers Photography Art Club Chess Club Drama Club Foreign Language Movie Makers Photography,

School Notes

  • At St. Cecilia, a school for children in pre-kindergarten through grade five, our mission is fostering the growth of lifelong learners who strive for academic excellence within a loving, Christian community. At St. Cecilia, we work as partners with our parents, the first teachers of their children. Together we establish a safe environment for our children where we share the joy of their growth - body, mind and spirit.
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