Founded in 1962, Saint Gregory's School is located on 22 acres in Loudonville, a suburb of Albany, New York.
It is based on Roman Catholic tradition, and religion is taught throughout a student's years at Saint Gregory's.
All students of all faiths are welcome!   The schools fundamental principles are academic excellence, Christian principles and leadership skills.
Small class sizes, individual attention and advanced courses are offered.
Saint Gregorys offers a challenging program promoting the development of strong work habits and study skills.
The fundamental skills of reading, writing, social studies, math, science, and reasoning are taught in a nurturing environment.
Creativity and imagination are developed through art, music, and drama, which are integrated throughout the curriculum.
Saint Gregory's offers two indoor gymnasiums, a cafeteria space, a regulation-size outdoor basketball court, a full playground and swingset, an inground outdoor pool, a hill for sledding in the winter, and numerous fields for lacrosse, soccer, and other outdoor sports.
Saint Gregory's offers Spanish language education beginning in Pre-Kindergarten and Latin beginning in Grade 5, both of which go through 8th grade. Our students enter high school at least a year ahead in foreign language.
Our students often enter high school having already taken 9th grade Math and Science courses and the corresponding NYS Regents exams.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 141 students
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
IEP and 504 accomodations
Year Founded
1962

Student Body

Total Students
141 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Saint Gregory's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
13 students
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Algebra I, Earth Science, National Latin Exam
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Please visit website or email Kathryn Helm or Eric Martell for our Tuition program.
% on Financial Aid
35%
Admissions Director
Kathryn Helm
Admissions Associate
Eric Martell

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Coding and Programming, Homework Club, Lego Robotics, Reading club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band Instruction, Musical Theatre Club, Piano Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Lacrosse, Running Club, Ski and Snowboard Club, Soccer Club

School Notes

  • Applicants must be in good academic and behavioral standing at current school.
  • SGS has many faculty who have taught or coached at the college level who now employ their skills here at SGS.
  • Most of our teachers hold avanced degrees in their field of study.
  • SGS is committed to outdoor recess twice a day for all grades
  • SGS can offer bussing from public districts throughout the Capital Region
  • SGS also offers aftercare (3pm-6pm) and beforecare (7:30-8:00)
  • We also offer after school clubs such as soccer club, lego robotics, coding and programming club, fishing club.
  • SGS offers musical and theatre productions throughout the year, as public performance, the performing arts, and public speaking are important components of our educaiton. 
  • SGS hosts monthly Masses open to our community and religious instruction begins in our pre-kindergarten programs through 8th grade focusing on faith formation, the love of God, and his wisdom. 8th graders also learn about world religions as well. 
  • We offer the following sports teams: Soccer, Cross Country, Track and Field, and Basketball. 
  • Saint Gregory's is accredited by NYSAIS.
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Devlin Barrett '87 - 2018 Pulitzer Prize winner as National Security Reporter for The Washington Post
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 141 students
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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