St Brigid School

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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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1915

Student Body

Total Students242 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade St Brigid School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Girls: Plaid Jumper, white blouse, navy blue sweater; Boys: Navy blue twill pants, light blue oxford shirt, plaid tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,450
Tuition NotesPreschool and Pre-K rates vary by program. They range between 4900-10250 depending on the program
Admissions DirectorMary Ann Russo, Director of Advancement
Admissions AssociateEllen Couture


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballWinter Track,


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.

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