St. Brigid School

  • Nestled in the East Village, St. Brigid Catholic School is an educational beacon preparing Nursery and PreK through 8th Grade students of all faiths for full lives.
  • Named after the patron saint of the arts, St. Brigid combines a broad-based curriculum with an emphasis on the arts as a means of self-expression.
  • St. Brigid will nurture your child's mind and spirit to be able to meet the challenges of a changing world.
  • Dedicated teachers customize their teaching approach to suit our students' individual learning styles.
  • In addition, we provide experience-expanding field trips, opportunities to participate in concerts and plays for the community and a unique Guest Artists Program.
  • St. Brigid offers a safe, community atmosphere, strong Catholic education and a structured learning environment, along with affordable tuition, free breakfast and lunch and an after-school program.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedTitle One Reading; ESL; Speech; SETTS
Year Founded1856
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students239 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Brigid School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
66%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,895
Tuition Notes$6895 Kindergarten to 8th Grade $12,895 PreK 2 $8895 PreK 3 FREE PreK 4 ALL - 4Year Old
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJackie DeLucia

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.After-School Program

School Notes

  • Nursery, Pre-K/3 and Pre-K/4 through 8th grade
  • Full-day Early Childhood Program
  • Associated with St. John's University Partnership Program in literacy and math
  • Integrated hands-on computer education Early Childhood through 8
  • SMART Boards in every classroom
  • Hands-on art program
  • Music program
  • Choir
  • Handbell Program
  • Italian Language Program
  • Physical education
  • Dedicated and experienced faculty
  • Safe and nurturing environment
  • Small classes, personalized attention
  • Early morning drop-off
  • After-school program
  • Fully-enclosed playground
  • Full Sacramental program
  • Be a Student's Friend Scholarships
  • Children's Scholarship Fund
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  • New York
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    New York, NY 10021
    (212) 249-2840
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  • New York
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    1.6 miles
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    New York, NY 10011
    (212) 741-2800
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  • New York
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    0.7 miles
    222 E 16th St
    New York, NY 10003
    (212) 979-5035
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    756
  • New York
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    1.2 miles
    272 Sixth Avenue
    New York, NY 10014
    (212) 477-5316
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    Grades: 9-12 | 559 students
    15.1 miles
    315 Hillside Ave
    Demarest, NJ 07627
    (201) 768-7822
    15.1 9-12
    559

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