St Ambrose School

  • St. Ambrose School offers an exceptional educational experience built on a solid foundation of tradition with an eye on the future. Our program offers:A focus on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) including a new STEM Lab
  • Technology: State-of-the-art Interactive Projectors and Audio Enhancement Systems in every classroom, iPads, Microsoft Surfaces, Computer Lab, Robotics Lab
  • Penthouse Program featuring Challenge and Inclusion Programs to meet the individual needs of every student
  • VBRD: Certified in Virtue Based Restorative Discipline House System: Middle School students work together in mixed grade homerooms to create a sense of community and pride.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students251 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade St Ambrose School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling


Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Choir, Robotics, Safety Patrol, Student Council

School Notes

  • Established in 1906 with a goal of providing local children with an outstanding parochial school education, St. Ambrose has remained committed to that goal for over a century. Even as our sphere of students has expanded to include children from all over the Metro area, we have maintained our dedication to providing the best education experience in accordance with our Christian values for students ages 3 through 8th grade. We pride ourselves on combining the best new methods with the best of tradition to create a truly unique environment that prepares our students to be future leaders.
  • Every child who attends St. Ambrose Catholic elementary school will receive an education designed to grow them personally, spiritually and academically. To prepare students for the opportunities and challenges that await them, we foster creativity and divergent thinking and encourage the application of these important thinking skills to science, math and other core courses. Beyond traditional school subjects, we also prepare children to be examples of Christ in the global community by educating in a spirit of understanding, peace, and tolerance.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Louis
    South City Catholic Academy Learning Center
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 1-8 | 96 students
    1.7 miles
    5821 Pernod Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 752-4171
    1.7 1-8
  • Saint Louis
    St Cecilia School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 181 students
    3.4 miles
    906 Eichelberger St
    Saint Louis, MO 63111
    (314) 353-2455
    3.4 K-8
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: PK-8 | 116 students
    1.4 miles
    1360 Tamm Avenue
    Saint Louis, MO 63139
    (314) 647-5244
    1.4 PK-8
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: K-8 | 193 students
    3.6 miles
    1106 N Jefferson Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63106
    (314) 231-6254
    3.6 K-8
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: NS-6 | 189 students
    4.7 miles
    4175 N Kingshighway Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63115
    (314) 382-0085
    4.7 NS-6

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