Holy Spirit Elementary School
- Holy Spirit Catholic School is a Catholic school which is part of Holy Spirit Church under the auspices of the Archdiocese of New York and the mandates of the City and the State of New York.
- It is an elementary school firmly dedicated to educating the whole child providing skills, knowledge and Catholic, Christian values that will enhance their uniqueness and foster their spiritual, academic, and physical growth in a stimulating learning environment.
- We at HHS, strive to impart the teaching of the Catholic faith and to promote the gospel values of love of God, neighbors, and oneself through actions and service to others.
- We endeavor to teach the basic skills and to motivate our students to develop responsibility, critical thinking, sound judgement, self-direction, and self expression.
- We promote understanding and respect for all cultures, nationalities, and religions by encouraging our students to see all people as brothers and sisters in Christ.
- These goals are achieved by the interaction of our dedicated administrative and teaching staff in partnership with our students and parents.
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-9|
|Total Students||297 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||11 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||27:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- BronxGrades: PK-8 | 463 students
1248 Nelson Avenue
Bronx, NY 10452
- BronxGrades: K-9 | 286 students
1160 Beach Ave
Bronx, NY 10472
- BronxGrades: K-8 | 248 students
413 E 144th Street
Bronx, NY 10454
- BronxGrades: PK-12 | 1140 students
5250 Fieldston Road
Bronx, NY 10471
- BronxGrades: PK-8 | 662 students
760 E Gun Hill Road
Bronx, NY 10467
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