St. Albert The Great School

St. Albert the Great, a nationally recognized Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, draws students from twenty-five different zip codes; and yet, we maintain our close-knit community by fostering close relationships with our students and families.
We offer both Preschool (half and full day programs starting at age 3) and elementary grades, Kindergarten - 8th.
As a Catholic school, we instill in our students a love of Christ, a dedication to service, and a strong desire to learn as we prepare our students academically, socially, and spiritually for high school, college and beyond.
We also have convenient on-site after school care for preschool-8th until 6pm during the school year, affordable bus transportation on St. Albert dedicated school buses (K-8th), and tuition assistance opportunities. To schedule a personal tour or shadow date, contact (502) 425-1804.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked KY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 616 students
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

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St. Albert The Great School places among the top 20% of private schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2004, 2015

Student Body

Total Students
616 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade
St. Albert The Great School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
23 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes
% on Financial Aid



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
21 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
and Book Bees, Art Classes, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Drama Program, Future Problem Solving, Geography, Girl Scouts, Governor's Cup, Kentucky Youth Assembly (KYA), LEGO WeDo & LEGO Mindstorm, Quick Recall, Safety Patrol, Spelling, Student Council, Yearbook, Young Authors

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Handbells

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Archery Team, Girls on the Run

School Notes

Our Preschool provides a positive, stimulating introduction to classroom education in a warm and loving learning environment. It is developmentally appropriate for our youngest learners, contains a play-based curriculum, and prepares our little Vikings for a smooth transition into Kindergarten.

In Kindergarten, each day will be filled with exciting adventures to help your child develop academically, spiritually, and socially. Our kindergarten curriculum is challenging; yet fun, and provides play activities and learning experiences to prepare them for a smooth transition into 1st grade.

Our elementary grades offer a challenging curriculum with a proven record of scholastic excellence. Our qualified, dedicated faculty help each student reach their full potential. We offer a unique balance of education & faith with an emphasis on Christian values and building a strong spiritual foundation. We do more than prepare students for tests in the classroom. We prepare them for the tests in life. 
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We are a large school with 615 students, but one of our greatest strengths is our close community feel! We are committed to the education of the whole child. We offer a balanced curriculum that includes Spanish, art, music, computer, library, and P.E. Safety & security are a top priority at St. Albert. We have visitor requirements, on-campus security cameras, and locked doors. We have a strong & supportive partnership between our school, parish, students and parent base.  

We also have convenient on-site after school care for preschool-8th until 6:00 p.m. during the school year, affordable bus transportation on St. Albert dedicated school buses (K-8th), and tuition assistance opportunities. 

If you would like to learn more about our GREAT school, schedule a personal tour or attend one of our upcoming Open Houses. 
  • Tuesday, October 25th, 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. and 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 13th, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, January 11th, 8:00 - 11:00 a.m.
  • Sunday, January 22nd, 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Thank you for considering St. Albert the Great Parish School. We hope you will be joining our community in the future!

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked KY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 616 students
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

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