St. Ambrose Elementary School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (301)773-0223
  • The fundamental reason for the existence of Saint Ambrose School is Jesus Christ, Our Lord.
  • Our school shares with the Church community and with society the responsibility of forming all in the likeness of Christ.
  • Through our educational mission, we proclaim, witness, and spread the Word of God.
  • We accomplish our educational mission while providing our students with the opportunity to grow in the faith to which they were initiated at the time of their Baptism. Through knowledge of God, our students come to an understanding of their relationship to the whole People of God and to their individual parish communities.
  • Through examination of the meaning and implications of Christian commitment and example, our students come to understand their responsibilities to the Church and to society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students241 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 33%
Students by GradeSt. Ambrose Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size14 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,050
Tuition NotesNon Catholic Rate
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Cheryl Conto

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Baseball, Basketball, Choir, CYO Sports - Cheerleading, Drama, Leading Ladies, Safety Patrols, Soccer, Student Council, Track, Yearbook, Young Toastmasters

Arts and Music Programs:
Band

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Martial Arts (add'l cost)

School Notes

  • The fundamental reason for the existence of Saint Ambrose School is Jesus Christ, Our Lord. Our school shares with the Church community and with society the responsibility of forming all in the likeness of Christ. Through our educational mission, we proclaim, witness, and spread the Word of God. We accomplish our educational mission while providing our students with the opportunity to grow in the faith to which they were initiated at the time of their Baptism. Through knowledge of God, our students come to an understanding of their relationship to the whole People of God and to their individual parish communities. Through examination of the meaning and implications of Christian commitment and example, our students come to understand their responsibilities to the Church and to society.
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School Reviews

5  3/11/2013
St. Ambrose is an excellent school. My children have thrived while attending. They both have a very strong sense of self and pride about their school. I highly recommend St. Ambrose.
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