Christ The Teacher

  • Christ the Teacher Catholic School (CTTCS) is fully accredited by the Middle States Commission of Elementary Schools.
  • CTTCS has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence in 2010 and again in 2016.
  • The school's mission is to serve our community by nurturing the academic, spiritual, moral, social, and physical development of our students.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded2002
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010, 2016

Student Body

Total Students570 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Christ The Teacher Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,500
Tuition NotesThe tuition is discounted for additional members of a family.There is a one-time Chromebook/technology fee of $450 for 6th grade students.There is a $250 fee for 8th grade students. This covers field trip and graduation activities.


Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Diversity Club, Honor Society, Math League, Science Olympiad, Speech Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band Instruction, Choir, Guitar Club, Musical Theatre Production, Piano Lessons
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark
    Grades: PK-8 | 403 students
    7.2 miles
    82 Possum Park Rd
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302) 731-2211
    7.2 PK-8
  • Bear
    Aquinas Academy Inc
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-12 | 85 students
    4.8 miles
    2370 Red Lion Rd
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302) 838-9601
    4.8 K-12
  • Bear
    Grades: PK-12 | 1117 students
    3.1 miles
    2801 Del Laws Rd
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302) 834-8938
    3.1 PK-12
  • Newark
    Pike Creek Christian Preschool
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: PK | 28 students
    8.3 miles
    199 Polly Drummond Hill Road
    Newark, DE 19711
    (302) 731-7773
    8.3 PK
  • Bear
    Grades: NS-12 | 574 students
    5.4 miles
    1390 Red Lion Road
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302) 834-2526
    5.4 NS-12

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