San Felipe De Neri School

  • The San Felipe de Neri community became active in formal education as early as 1770, when space in the parish house was used as classrooms.
  • A century later, with financial assistance from Bernalillo County, the parish began operating Albuquerque's first free school.
  • Today, the parish school offers a 21st-century education for students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students177 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade San Felipe De Neri School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The San Felipe de Neri community became active in formal education as early as 1770, when space in the parish house was used as classrooms. A century later, with financial assistance from Bernalillo County, the parish began operating Albuquerque's first free school. Today, the parish school offers a 21st-century education for students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade.
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    (505)268-4199
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