St Columbanus School
Tel: (914) 739-1200
- St. Columbanus School is a faith community in which students, Preschool to Grade 8, are encouraged to develop their intellectual, emotional, spiritual, social and physical gifts to their fullest potential.
- Students are taught Christian prinicples to guide them in making moral decisions as they live out their Christian role of service in the global community.
- We, the faculty and staff of St. Columbanus School, guide our students in their spiritual, intellectual, physical and social growth.
- We provide an academically demanding curriculum in a nurturing Catholic environment that encourages and aids each student to develop his/her intellect to its full potential.
- Our religious purpose is to educate the whole child based on the Gospel values and to foster growth in their faith journey to become more like Christ.
- We understand that discipleship is ministry of care, encouragement and love.
- We seek to express our faith to those outside our school community through word and action.
St Columbanus School places among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||222 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||12 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||20 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Admissions Director||Mrs. Kathleen Nertney|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||1 extracurricular|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Band (Tuesday afternoons)|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Shrub Oak Grades: PK-8 | 319 students
1375 E Main St
Shrub Oak, NY 10588
(914) 528-3563 3.6 PK-8
- Hawthorne Grades: PK-8 | 106 students
180 Bradhurst Avenue
Hawthorne, NY 10532
(914) 769-0030 15.6 PK-8
- Lawrence Grades: PK-8 | 219 students
25 Frost Ln
Lawrence, NY 11559
(516) 371-4747 48.8 PK-8
You will encounter COOP, HSPT and TACHS if you are applying to some Roman Catholic high schools.