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The mission of St. Brigid School is to educate the whole child in a welcoming Catholic community, providing a strong foundation for life.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked ME School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 261 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,450
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Brigid School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maine for:

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1915

Student Body

Total Students
261 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 13%
Students by Grade
St. Brigid School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Girls: Plaid Jumper, white blouse, navy blue sweater; Boys: Navy blue twill pants, light blue oxford shirt, plaid tie)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool and Pre-K rates vary by program. They range between 4900-10250 depending on the program
Admissions Director
Ellen Couture, Director of Admissions and Marketing

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
LEGO Robotics Club

School Notes

  • St. Brigid opened as the consolidated school of St. Joseph and St. Patrick Schools in September of 2007. The name celebrates the historical legacies of both schools, which were founded by the Sisters of Mercy.  Following the vision of the Sisters of Mercy, St. Brigid School works to educate children, model the teachings of Jesus, and allow opportunities for students to serve those in need.  Our work creates a lasting future for generations of children.
  • Our welcoming community of dedicated teachers and staff, are ready to partner with you and your student in a nurturing environment.  We offer a faith-filled journey full of rigorous academics. Our program and experiences here, encourage social and emotional growth and help to guide each student to use God-given gifts to reach their fullest potential. Our students are well prepared to be kind, educated, and faith-filled people when they journey beyond the walls of our school.
  • St. Brigid School nurtures and supports the whole child through play, child-centered educational experiences, and age-appropriate curriculum, field trips, faith-based and service opportunities. These and more, build self-confidence, self-awareness, and communication skills which are vital to a child`s development from preschool through middle school.
Profile last updated: 01/12/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked ME School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 261 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,450
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Cumberland County, ME is $18,088 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cumberland County, ME is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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