Our Lady of Lourdes School welcomes students of varied abilities and diverse ethnic backgrounds.
The administration, faculty, and staff recognize the value of each individual and are committed to each student's spiritual, academic, social, and cultural development.
As a small Catholic school, we pride ourselves on our close-knit community.
Everyone is welcome when they step inside our doors. We provide our students with a solid academic curriculum and a safe, structured environment.
We believe that every student who enters an OLL classroom grows academically and socially.
Our Lady of Lourdes School has been serving the children of Washington Heights since 1909.
The school educates students in Pre-K through 8th grades. It combines Catholic values with the most up-to-date teaching strategies and technology applications in order to educate the entire person.
At Our Lady of Lourdes School, faith and knowledge meet.
The well-rounded education that we deliver prepares students for their next steps in life.
Our Lady of Lourdes offers a strong academic curriculum for grades Pre K through 8th.
Our curriculum is in accordance with the guidelines set by New York State, as well as by the Archdiocese of New York.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 384 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

Our Lady Of Lourdes School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
384 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Our Lady Of Lourdes School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
38:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Our Lady Of Lourdes School's ranking?

Our Lady Of Lourdes School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Our Lady Of Lourdes School?

The application deadline for Our Lady Of Lourdes School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the Our Lady Of Lourdes School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
First Day of Spring
March 20, 2023 (Monday)
Memorial Day - School Closed
May 29, 2023 (Monday)
Kindergarten Graduation (Last Day of School for the K Class)
June 13, 2023 (Tuesday)
Last Day for Pre K 3 and Pre K 4
June 14, 2023 (Wednesday)
Last Day of After School Program
June 14, 2023 (Wednesday)

School Reviews

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I wanted to make the best decision possible for my daughter, it's a lot of pressure in determining the best academic choice for your child at an early age. I am still understanding how my daughter learns at age 4. I visited the school and walking out of her interview; I knew I had made the best choice for our family. I literally cried with relief knowing that I was doing all I could for her. This school has been wonderful, it's our first year, and I am impressed. The school has great faculty; the parents are involved, and the programming is impressive either at no cost or minimal cost to parents. I would say, visit, learn more, it might be a great fit. It was for us!
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 384 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in New York, NY is $41,286 for elementary schools and $44,802 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York, NY is 62% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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