St Bernadette School

  • Steeped in the Catholic tradition, St. Bernadette School is an ethnically diverse community serving students from Pre-Kindergarten through grade eight.
  • Each student is encouraged to strive for academic excellence within a coeducational, safe, nurturing, and loving environment where moral values are taught and modeled.
  • At Saint Bernadette Catholic School, we believe in providing our students with as many learning experiences in as possible in a wide variety of areas.
  • One of our enrichment programs, open to exceptional students in grades 7 and 8 is the “Tech-Ed Program.” The students in this program have created and maintained this website.
  • Utilizing computer skills mastered in class throughout their educational experience in grades K through 6.
  • The Tech-Ed students are given hands-on experience in web creation using Microsoft FrontPage.
  • The students have created or gathered all content, produced, scanned, and edited digital images, learned image manipulation using Adobe Photoshop, created PowerPoint presentations, produced digital sound files using digital sound editing software, and a wealth of other technical tasks.
  • While accomplishing these “techno-tasks”, the students have learned vital lessons about the importance of teamwork in reaching a common goal, the concepts of deadlines and time management, and the importance of good communication.
  • They have applied the gospel values instilled in them by their parents and the faculty and staff of our school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1957

Student Body

Total Students136 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade St Bernadette School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorEileen C. Steele

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, SoftballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
SoccerSoftball,
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Haven
    Grades: NS-8 | 142 students
    1.3 miles
    35 Bishop St
    East Haven, CT 06512
    (203) 467-1606
    1.3 NS-8
    142
  • Branford
    St Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 141 students
    4.3 miles
    62 Cedar St
    Branford, CT 06405
    (203) 488-8386
    4.3 PK-8
    141
  • New Haven
    Grades: PK-8 | 320 students
    5.4 miles
    351 Mckinley Ave
    New Haven, CT 06515
    (203) 387-5693
    5.4 PK-8
    320
  • Cheshire
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    14 miles
    660 Boulder Rd.
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203) 272-5893
    14 PK-K
    20
  • Hamden
    St Rita School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 415 students
    6.3 miles
    1601 Whitney Ave
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203) 248-3114
    6.3 PK-8
    415

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