Our Lady Of Fatima School

  • Our Lady of Fatima elementary school was opened in 1949.
  • The mission of our school is: meet the physical, spiritual, intellectual, emotional, and social needs of the child; emphasize all areas of learning using methods and attitudes appropriate to the Catholic elementary school; reinforce a positive self-image and self-confidence; develop a child who is aware of the concept of and the need for community; develop a sense of loyalty in the child to his family, church, school, country, and society; develop the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values which students use to help constructively shape society toward the Christian ideal; and integrate the roles and responsibilities of the principal, teachers, staff, students, parents, guardians, and all other elements of the school within the total faith community of our parish.

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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 Students324 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Fatima School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    1.9 miles
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    New Castle, DE 19720
    (302) 328-1191
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    187
  • Bear
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    9.3 miles
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    (302) 834-8938
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    1117
  • Wilmington
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 540 students
    3.6 miles
    1500 Cedar St
    Wilmington, DE 19805
    (302) 656-3369
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  • Wilmington
    Grades: PK-8 | 230 students
    4.7 miles
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    Wilmington, DE 19805
    (302) 421-3743
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    230
  • Wilmington
    St. Matthew School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 282 students
    2.5 miles
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    Wilmington, DE 19804
    (302) 633-5860
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    282

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