Santa Maria School

  • Santa Maria School is a Pre-K4 through 8th grade Roman Catholic school in the Westchester Square neighborhood of the East Bronx. Santa Maria offers full day classes for all grades as well as early morning breakfast and aftercare programs.
  • Art, music, computer lab, a renovated gym, and a library with over 8,000 books are just some of the available enrichment oportunities, which complement the core academic curriculum.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences
Year Founded1951
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students499 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
98%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Santa Maria School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio42:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Santa Maria School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,725
Tuition Notesthis is the cost of one child in the K-8 program. Rates vary dependent on number of children per family, parishoner status, and grade level. Please refer to our website for all tuition rates.

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Dance, Softball, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
DanceSoftball,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, Book Club, Choir, Yearbook

Club or Organization:
Art, Cooking, Drama, Girl Scouts

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Baseball Clinics
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx
    Grades: PK-8 | 786 students
    0.4 miles
    2380 E Tremont Ave
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 597-3232
    0.4 PK-8
    786
  • Bronx
    St Helena School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 364 students
    0.5 miles
    2050 Benedict Ave
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 892-3234
    0.5 PK-8
    364
  • Bronx
    Our Saviour Lutheran School
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    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: K-12 | 45 students
    0.8 miles
    1734 Williamsbridge Road
    Bronx, NY 10461
    (718) 792-5665
    0.8 K-12
    45
  • Bronx
    Grades: PK-8 | 413 students
    1.6 miles
    1846 Randall Ave
    Bronx, NY 10473
    (718) 842-4492
    1.6 PK-8
    413
  • Bronx
    Grades: PK-8 | 171 students
    0.1 miles
    1651 Zerega Avenue
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718) 863-5047
    0.1 PK-8
    171

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My son is very happy with the school and the teachers are great to deal with. He loves taking dance, piano & band. thank you for giving us a wonderful school.
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