St. Christopher School

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  • Our Mission: St. Christopher School is dedicated to excellence in education, complemented by a strong moral and spiritual foundation within the tradition of the Catholic Church. We strive to develop students who are confident, independent, lifelong learners, who lead by example, and who live their lives with integrity and concern for others.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1952

Student Body

Total Students346 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade St. Christopher School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size24 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,000
Tuition NotesFinancial aid is available for qualified families.
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJackie Langenfeld

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Basketball, Cross Country, Snowboarding, Soccer, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBasketball,
Cross CountrySnowboarding,
SoccerWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, Chess Club, Chorus, Drama Club, Junior Great Books, Lego League, Scouting, Student Council, Sunshine Math, Yearbook

Club or Organization:
Coding Club, Homework Club, Math & Science Clubs, School Store

Arts and Music Programs:
Fiddle Squad

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball Teams, Cross Country Team, Ski Club

School Notes

  • We believe:
  • -- Each person is a child of God deserving of respect.A high quality Catholic education develops the whole child spiritually, emotionally, academically, and socially -- including the opportunity to develop meaningful relationships, communication and leadership skills, and personal responsibilities.
  • -- Education and faith formation are most effective through continuous collaboration and mutual support between the school, the family, and the community.Instruction and assessment must provide for the needs and abilities of students.
  • -- Community service is integral to the development of students` awareness of the needs of others and their responsibility to the world in which they live.
  • -- Students are motivated by a committed and well-educated faculty, administration, and staff who are enthusiastic in their work and excited to share their knowledge while nurturing each child`s individual differences.
  • -- Our students` education is enhanced through research, ongoing education, and implementation of best practices by faculty, administration and staff.
  • -- Children should explore, experiment, problem-solve, and invent in their everyday learning.
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    (603)889-2649
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  • Nashua
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    5.3 miles
    8 Groton Rd
    Nashua, NH 03062
    (603)881-4815
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School Reviews

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St. Christopher school is the best decision I made for my children. I only wish we had started school there instead of another Catholic school in town. St. Christopher welcomed our children with open arms and quickly began challenging them and loving them like no other school had. I was also made to feel welcomed. The principal took extra time with me and even made a personal call to me about a week after my children began. She praised my children and made comments as if she had known them forever. She and the teachers took the time to get to know my children and truly showed that they cared. St. Christopher School is the best! If you are looking for a warm loving environment along with rigorous academics and great values, get yourself over to St. Chris! I can't say enough about the quality of this school.
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