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 AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1995
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Students216 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
53%
State avg.: 26%
Students by GradeSt. Ambrose School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size19 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,060
Tuition NotesDiscount for additional children from the same family. Active military receive Catholic rate. Financial aid available.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Admissions DirectorTrish Konczal

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Altar Servers, Battle of the Books, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, Crochet USA Club, Cub Scouts, Garden Club, It's Academic, Safety Patrols, Service Projects, STEM Club, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Drama Club, Poetry Club, 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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