Holy Rosary School

  • Holy Rosary Catholic School was originally commissioned by the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception in 1963.
  • The school provides academic excellence and a moral foundation which instills a passion to model lives after Jesus Christ.
  • The school is owned by Our Lady of the Rosary Parish and serves children from Pre K through eighth grade from Our Lady of the Rosary Parish, its sister parishes of Sacred Heart, St. Joseph, Our Lady of Prompt Succor, Our Lady of the Isle and anyone who accepts its philosophy and mission.
  • The school ministers to each student's uniqueness through structured devotion, expanded curriculum, and offers students the opportunity to reach their potential in a safe Christian environment.
  • Holy Rosary Catholic School is an uplifting spiritual force in the lives of its students, families, and communities.
  • We believe that the purpose of Holy Rosary Catholic School is to spread the Good News of our salvation through Jesus Christ as we nurture the child to his/her fullest potential.
  • Each individual child's needs, ideals, and goals are recognized. Holy Rosary Catholic School guides and encourages each child to grow as Christ grew so he/she may function and serve his/her community as a Christian and as an effective, well-educated citizen.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students591 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
91%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Holy Rosary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio26:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    Bronx, NY 10467
    (718)882-2203
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  • Bronx
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    Grades: PK-8 | 437 students
    1.3 miles
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    Bronx, NY 10467
    (718)547-3346
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    437
  • Bronx
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-9 | 286 students
    2.9 miles
    1160 Beach Ave
    Bronx, NY 10472
    (718)892-0433
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    286
  • Bronx
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    0.9 miles
    1497 Needham Ave
    Bronx, NY 10469
    (718)519-8884
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    Grades: PK-12 | 1151 students
    3.8 miles
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    Bronx, NY 10471
    (718)549-8810
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