Saint David's School

The mission of Saint David's School is to educate boys to fulfill their potential through rigorous academic pursuit, deliberate moral introspection, and critical analysis of ideas and issues.
The classical tradition of balance has guided the school since its beginning.
The school seeks to engender intellectual curiosity, appreciation for the arts, skill and sportsmanship in athletics, and an enduring love of learning.
Saint David's boys distinguish themselves as young men of ideas and ideals, action and reflection, who fulfill the aspirations of the Founders "... that they be good men.".

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 432 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $52,385
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1951

Student Body

Total Students
432 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Saint David's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
73%
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Jacket and tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
Dec. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
PreK Tuition 34935 + 3500 per semester for extended day option K - 8th grade Tuition 52385
% on Financial Aid
10%
Admissions Director
Allison Vella
Admissions Associate
Ann Roberts
Endowment Size
$70 million

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School Notes

  • The mission of Saint David's School is to educate boys to fulfill their potential through rigorous academic pursuit, deliberate moral introspection, and critical analysis of ideas and issues. The classical tradition of balance has guided the school since its beginning. The school seeks to engender intellectual curiosity, appreciation for the arts, skill and sportsmanship in athletics, and an enduring love of learning. Saint David's boys distinguish themselves as young men of ideas and ideals, action and reflection, who fulfill the aspirations of the Founders "... that they be good men."
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 432 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $52,385
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1

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