St. Ambrose School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (703)698-7171
  • St. Ambrose Catholic School is a parish school serving approximately 210 students in preschool - eighth grade.
  • St Ambrose school offers a strong foundation in the Catholic faith, a challenging academic curriculum, and a nurturing environment.
  • One parent wrote, "St. Ambrose is just what we were looking for: a warm place with wonderful children and families, a friendly staff, outstanding teachers, and a beautiful emphasis on our Faith.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1995
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Students 205 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
53%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St. Ambrose School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size 19 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,060
Tuition Notes Discount for additional children from the same family. Financial aid available.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Trish Konczal

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Altar Servers, Band, Battle of the Books, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Choir, Crochet USA Club, Cub Scouts, Drama Club, Garden Club, It's Academic, Poetry Club, STEM Club, Safety Patrols, Service Projects, Strings Ensemble, Yearbook Altar Servers, Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Choir, Cub Scouts, Drama Club, Garden Club, It's Academic, Poetry Club, STEM Club, Safety Patrols, Yearbook, Battle of the Books,
Crochet USA Club,
Service Projects,
Strings Ensemble,

School Notes

  • St. Ambrose Catholic School offers:
  • A strong Middle School program
  • Active, involved parent volunteers
  • Excellent standardized test scores
  • Full day kindergarten
  • Half-day preschool classes for 3 - and 4-year-olds
  • Extended Day program before and after school
  • Challenging curriculum
  • A warm,nurturing environment
  • A strong foundation in the Catholic Faith
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School Reviews

5  5/15/2017
St. Ambrose is just what we were looking for: a warm place with wonderful children and families, a friendly staff, outstanding teachers, and a beautiful emphasis on our faith. For our family, it is definitely worth our little commute.
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