St Anselm Elementary School

  • Saint Anselm School is a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. Saint Anselm School community strives to nurture the total child toward a life focused in Christ.
  • We, the St. Anselm community, believe Catholic education begins with life in the heart of the family.
  • The process of education, which includes parents, teachers, and students is founded on a shared commitment to the spiritual and academic growth of the child.
  • It is our belief that the child, supported by the loving witness of a Christian faith community, will develop a lifelong active response to God's love.
  • Believing in the uniqueness of each child, we are committed to creating an environment that empowers the students to participate in building the kingdom of God.
  • Our curriculum is based upon individual graded courses of study written by the Diocese of Cleveland and approved by the State of Ohio.
  • The curriculum includes a study of religion, mathematics, language arts, (English, spelling, handwriting and phonics for grades K-3), science, health, social studies, music, art, computer, health issues, human sexuality, and chemical abuse.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Education Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLD program; enrichment programs
Year Founded1963
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2010

Student Body

Total Students232 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade St Anselm Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School uniform through Schoolbelles)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,535
Tuition NotesParishioner Tuition Rates 1 Child $3435, 2 Children $7210, 3 Children $9185, www.stanselmschool.org/tuition.htm
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJoan Agresta

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Freestyle Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballFreestyle Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.21 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Accelerated Reading Program, Band, Book Club, Captain's Reading Program, Choir, Enrichment Program, Georgaphy Club/Bee, Great Books Program, Journey Enrichment Program, Math Olympiad, Newspaper, Power of the Pen, S.P.A.R.K.S., Sacramental Programs, Science Olympiad, Scouts, Spelling Bee, TV News Team, Word Masters, Yearbook, Young Authors

School Notes

  • Saint Anselm School community strives to nurture the total child toward a life focused in Christ. We, the St. Anselm community, believe Catholic education begins with life in the heart of the family. The process of education, which includes parents, teachers, and students is founded on a shared commitment to the spiritual and academic growth of the child. It is our belief that the child, supported by the loving witness of a Christian faith community, will develop a lifelong active response to God's love. Believing in the uniqueness of each child, we are committed to creating an environment that empowers the students to participate in building the kingdom of God. Our curriculum is based upon individual graded courses of study written by the Diocese of Cleveland and approved by the State of Ohio. The curriculum includes a study of religion, mathematics, language arts, (English, spelling, handwriting and phonics for grades K-3), science, health, social studies, music, art, computer, health issues, human sexuality, and chemical abuse.
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