St. Edmund Preparatory High School

2474 Ocean Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11229-0112
Tel: (718)743-6100X42
Grades: 9-12 | 753 students
Founded in 1932 by the Dominican Sisters of the Congregation of Our Lady of the Rosary of Sparkill, New York, St. Edmund Preparatory High School is a co-educational, private Catholic high school located in Brooklyn, New York.
We offer a 4-year academic, college preparatory and religious education curriculum.
Originally founded as a parochial high school of St. Edmund Parish, we are currently an independent school, governed by a lay board of trustees.
The school is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges.
We are an IB World School.  St. Edmund Prep serves approximately 750 students from Brooklyn and Queens.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1932

Student Body

Total Students 753 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Edmund Preparatory High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,975
Admissions Director Deacon Ron Rizzuto
Admissions Associate Nancy Lundy

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
GolfIce Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 30 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Calligraphy Club, Campus Ministry, Chamber Ensemble, Chorus, Computer Club, Concert Band, Emmaus Retreat Team, Foreign Language Club, Freshmen Mentors, Hush Little Baby (aid to those in neo-natal intensive care unit), Inklings, Interact Club, Jazz Ensemble, Junior Year Committee, Literary Magazine - Equinox, National Honor Society, Newspaper - The Eagle, Pep Band, Photography Club, SADD, Savings and Investment Club, Senior Year Committee, Sound Crew, Stage Crew, Strategy Club, Student Council, Teens Teach Reading, Video Yearbook, Yearbook - The Canterburian Art Club, Chorus, Computer Club, Concert Band, Inklings, Interact Club, Jazz Ensemble, Pep Band, SADD, Sound Crew, Stage Crew, Strategy Club, Video Yearbook, Calligraphy Club,
Campus Ministry,
Chamber Ensemble,
Emmaus Retreat Team,
Foreign Language Club,
Freshmen Mentors,
Hush Little Baby (aid to those in neo-natal intensive care unit),
Junior Year Committee,
Literary Magazine - Equinox,
National Honor Society,
Newspaper - The Eagle,
Photography Club,
Savings and Investment Club,
Senior Year Committee,
Student Council,
Teens Teach Reading,
Yearbook - The Canterburian,

School Notes:

  • Founded in 1932 by the Dominican Sisters of the Congregation of Our Lady of the Rosary of Sparkill, New York, St. Edmund Preparatory High School is a co-educational, private Catholic high school located in Brooklyn, New York. We offer a 4-year academic, college preparatory and religious education curriculum. Originally founded as a parochial high school of St. Edmund Parish, we are currently an independent school, governed by a lay board of trustees. The school is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges. We are an IB World School. St. Edmund Prep serves approximately 750 students from Brooklyn and Queens.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Edmunds High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nefesh Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sarah Dabah School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Brooklyn
    St. Edmunds High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 923 students
    0 miles
    2470 Ocean Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11229
    (718)891-0643
    09-12
    923
  • Brooklyn
    Nefesh Academy
    All-girls (Jewish)
    Grades: KG-12 | 85 students
    0.1 miles
    2005 E 17th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11229
    (718)627-4463
    0.1KG-12
    85
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: K-9 | 304 students
    0.1 miles
    1902 Avenue T
    Brooklyn, NY 11229
    (718)648-9229
    0.1K-9
    304
  • Brooklyn
    Ichud Mosdos Hachinuch
    Special Education School (Jewish)
    Grades: 1-12 | 144 students
    0.4 miles
    1604 Avenue R
    Brooklyn, NY 11229
    (718)375-0400
    0.41-12
    144
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: 9-12 | 308 students
    0.4 miles
    1601 Avenue R
    Brooklyn, NY 11229
    (718)376-3337
    0.49-12
    308

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