St. Cecilia Elementary School

previous
St. Cecilia School by our Art Club Students
next
St. Cecilia School by our Art Club Students
  • At St. Cecilia, a school for children in pre-K3 through grade five, our mission is fostering the growth of lifelong learners who strive for academic excellence within a loving, Christian community.
  • At St. Cecilia, we work as partners with our parents, the first teachers of their children.
  • Together we establish a safe environment for our children where we share the joy of their growth - body, mind and spirit.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild dyslexiz, mild learning differences
Year Founded 1955
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

Total Students 248 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Cecilia Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,580
Tuition Notes There are two levels of tuition--a reduced rate is offered for families attending a Catholic church within the Diocese of Bridgeport. Financial Aid is available.
% on Financial Aid
18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Holly M. Connolly

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club Chess Club Drama Club Foreign Language Movie Makers Photography Art Club Chess Club Drama Club Foreign Language Movie Makers Photography,

School Notes

  • At St. Cecilia, a school for children in pre-kindergarten through grade five, our mission is fostering the growth of lifelong learners who strive for academic excellence within a loving, Christian community. At St. Cecilia, we work as partners with our parents, the first teachers of their children. Together we establish a safe environment for our children where we share the joy of their growth - body, mind and spirit.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Canaan
     St. Aloysius School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 215 students
    3.8 miles
    33 South Avenue
    New Canaan, CT 06840
    (203)966-0786
    3.8K-8
    215
  • Wilton
    The Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-8 | 238 students
    7.9 miles
    34 Whipple Rd
    Wilton, CT 06897
    (203)834-0440
    7.9PK-8
    238
  • New Canaan
    Grades: NS-9 | 635 students
    2.4 miles
    635 Frogtown Road
    New Canaan, CT 06840
    (203)972-0771
    2.4NS-9
    635
  • New York
    Grades: NS-8 | 437 students
    30.4 miles
    610 W 112th Street
    New York, NY 10025
    (212)875-4433
    30.4NS-8
    437
  • New York
    Grades: 7-12 | 1215 students
    30.9 miles
    71 E 94th St
    New York, NY 10128
    (212)860-1212
    30.97-12
    1215

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Here are five facts about Montessori schools to bear in mind when exploring preschools and primary schools for your child.
July 12, 2017
What are the advantages and/or disadvantages of a for profit versus a not for profit school? Is one kind of school better than the other?
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $13,034 for elementary schools and $21,573 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfield County, CT is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).