A Fantis Parochial School

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  • "The mission of the A. Fantis Parochial School is to provide an outstanding education emphasizing the social development of students within an academically rigorous and innovative environment.
  • The school allows students to develop critical thought as they acquire and organize knowledge.
  • Reading, writing, speaking and thought-provoking skills are stressed throughout the curriculum.
  • A.Fantis Parochial School provides an in-depth education in both the English and Greek languages and prepares students for academic demands in both high school and beyond.
  • The student's personal values and standards are developed under the auspices of the Christian Orthodox Church and Greek cultural tradition.
  • It is the responsibility of all the stakeholders of the school community to encourage and promote high standards of excellence in the areas of academic, social, ethical, religious and moral growth.
  • This is accomplished by creating a nurturing and supportive environment that celebrates and empowers each individual to cultivate a love for learning and to develop an appreciation for the diversity of the school.
  • The school (Pre-Kindergarten3 and 4 year olds, UPK - Grade 8) is organized to provide one-on-one interaction between teacher and student.
  • Small class size is maintained in order to enable teachers to address the individual needs of the students." AFANTIS IS THE SCHOOL OF EXCELLENCE!.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Council of Bilingual Education
Religious AffiliationGreek Orthodox
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1963

Student Body

Total Students173 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 29%
Students by GradeA Fantis Parochial School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size14 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform from Grades K through 8th)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineSep. 12
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,500
Tuition NotesGo to website to view special link for tuition.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,325
Acceptance Rate
97%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorEleni Salony

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Dance, Fencing, Indoor Soccer, VolleyballBasketballDance,
FencingIndoor Soccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Drama, Drum Line, Enviromental, Environmental. Newspaper. Chess, Greek, Greek. Drama. Piano and Violin Private Lessons, Guitar, Illustrated Art, Latin, Math, Math Team, Piano, Science, Science Olympiad, Violin

School Notes

  • "The mission of the A. Fantis Parochial School is to provide an outstanding education emphasizing the social development of students within an academically rigorous and innovative environment.
  • The school allows students to develop critical thought as they acquire and organize knowledge. Reading, writing, speaking and thought-provoking skills are stressed throughout the curriculum. A.Fantis Parochial School provides an in-depth education in both the English and Greek languages and prepares students for academic demands in both high school and beyond.
  • The student's personal values and standards are developed under the auspices of the Christian Orthodox Church and Greek cultural tradition. It is the responsibility of all the stakeholders of the school community to encourage and promote high standards of excellence in the areas of academic, social, ethical, religious and moral growth. This is accomplished by creating a nurturing and supportive environment that celebrates and empowers each individual to cultivate a love for learning and to develop an appreciation for the diversity of the school. The school (Pre-Kindergarten 3 and four year olds, UPK - Grade 8) is organized to provide one-on-one interaction between teacher and student. Small class size is maintained in order to enable teachers to address the individual needs of the students."
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