St. Ambrose School

St. Ambrose School serves 72 students in grades Prekindergarten-8 and is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA).
The student:teacher of St. Ambrose School is 12:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Roman Catholic.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1918

Student Body

Total Students72 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade St. Ambrose School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling


Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsArchery, Basketball, VolleyballArcheryBasketball,

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to St. Ambrose School is Notre Dame Regional High School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Guardian Angel School (6.0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Augustine School (6.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oran
    Guardian Angel School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 63 students
    6 miles
    514 Church St
    Oran, MO 63771
    (573) 262-3583
    6 K-8
  • Kelso
    St. Augustine School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 176 students
    6.2 miles
    231 South Messmer Street
    Kelso, MO 63758
    (573) 264-4644
    6.2 PK-8
  • Scott City
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 37 students
    8.8 miles
    606 Sycamore St
    Scott City, MO 63780
    (573) 264-4863
    8.8 PK-8
  • Cape Girardeau
    Grades: 9-12 | 504 students
    9.2 miles
    265 Notre Dame Dr
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
    (573) 335-6772
    9.2 9-12
  • Cape Girardeau
    Grades: PK-12 | 201 students
    9.7 miles
    4210 State Highway K
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
    (573) 339-1335
    9.7 PK-12

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The average private school tuition in Missouri is $8,120 for elementary schools and $11,923 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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