Divine Wisdom Catholic Academy

  • Young children learn by doing and at St. Anastasia School we have prepared a program that allows each child to explore and progress at his or her own pace, without fear of failure.
  • Children are encouraged to express themselves-both in free-form arts as well as those designed by the teacher, celebrate the seasons and the holidays, while also providing for the development of fine motor skills.
  • The spiritual life is an integral part of the education of a student at St. Anastasia School.
  • The ability to read starts with the enjoyment of hearing books read aloud.
  • At various times, children also use puppets or props to retell favorite stories.
  • They also write their own stories about things that they have seen or done in school.
  • Our classroom has a lending library where each child has their own library card and may borrow books to enjoy at home.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students563 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
56%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Divine Wisdom Catholic Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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