Greenwich Catholic School

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Greenwich Catholic School Photo #1 - Rooted in Faith. Surrounded by Community. Committed to Excellence.
  • Greenwich Catholic School is a coeducational day school located in the heart of Greenwich serving students from age 3 through 8th grade.
  • Our learner-centered curriculum maintains high academic standards, ensures students are actively engaged in a variety of instructional methods and emerging technologies, and promotes collaboration and higher level thinking skills.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
National Middle School Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1970
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

Total Students419 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Greenwich Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size20 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 31 / May. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,500
% on Financial Aid
13%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Acceptance Rate
70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMarissa Cortese

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyGolf,
Ice HockeySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.29 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Advanced robotics, Adventures in Computer Programming, Crochet 101, Digital Art Club, Drawing Club K-5, Glee Club, Graham Clarke Music, Homework Club, http://afterschoolgcsct.com/, Introduction to robotics, Jewelry making, Kinderdance K+1, Latch Hook 3-5, Movie Making, Pokemon Club, Science Exploration K-2, Sign Language, Yoga, Zumba

Arts and Music Programs:
Dance Creations, Piano 2 – 8, Spring Musical

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Baseball Gr. 3-5, Karate K-8, Multi-sports, Soccer Gr. 3-5, Soccer K-2, Tennis Gr. 3+4, Tennis K-2

School Notes

  • Greenwich Catholic School provides students with a life-long intellectual and spiritual foundation through a rigorous and innovative curriculum focused on faith, critical thinking, responsibility, and service.  
  • Students at Greenwich Catholic School are rooted in faith, surrounded by community and committed to excellence. Greenwich Catholic School, in partnership with parents and parishes, is focused on the formation of the whole Christian person in the tradition of the Roman Catholic Church.  Our learner-centered curriculum maintains high academic standards, ensures students are actively engaged through a variety of instructional methods and emerging technologies, and promotes collaboration and higher level thinking skills. Within a welcoming, Christ-centered environment, students are made aware of their role as members of the Christian community through the teaching of Catholic doctrine, participation in liturgy and worship, and involvement in service projects. Members of our school community are encouraged to live as Disciples of Christ, serving all people by sharing the gifts and talents received from God. 

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  • Greenwich
    Grades: NS-12 | 233 students
    1 miles
    257 Stanwich Rd
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    (203)542-0000
    1 NS-12
    233
  • Greenwich
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    3.1 miles
    401 Old Church Rd
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    (203)863-5600
    3.1 PK-9
    864
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    Grades: PK-12 | 924 students
    6.5 miles
    Cedar St
    Rye, NY 10580
    (914)925-4513
    6.5 PK-12
    924
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    Grades: PK-12 | 805 students
    2 miles
    200 N Maple Ave
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    (203)625-8900
    2 PK-12
    805
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    Grades: NS-12 | 731 students
    3.6 miles
    1177 King Street
    Greenwich, CT 06831
    (203)532-3534
    3.6 NS-12
    731

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The average private school tuition in Connecticut is $15,938 for elementary schools and $33,072 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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