St Mel School

Tel: (718)539-8211
Grades: PK-8 | 354 students
  • Our mission at St. Mel's School is to promote and enhance each individual's wholeness in an academic environment with Christ as our primary model.
  • Catholic teachings and values, initiated in the home are reinforced by our examples of kindness, respect, and religious beliefs as a faculty and staff and are made an integral part of the students' everyday life in diverse communities.
  • We hope to foster in each child a sense of self-esteem by providing a quality Catholic education.
  • This is accomplished by assisting the student to discover and use the tools to develop his/her full potential spiritually, intellectually, physically, emotionally and socially.
  • This entails monitoring individual and group progress and communication with faculty, administration and parents to assure continued progress.
  • Working together, school, parents and children will be mutually supportive and responsible for the growth of all.

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 354 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Mel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,800

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Aquinas Program, Girl Scouts, Oratorical Society, Think Quest Girl Scouts, Think Quest, Aquinas Program,
Oratorical Society,

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