St. Columbia School

  • St. Columba is a Middle States Accredited Catholic elementary school located in the quiet Chelsea area in New York City.
  • We are rated as #1 in school education with approximately 535 students. We range from Montessori (formerly PreKindergarten) to 8th Grade.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1950

Student Body

Total Students203 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeSt. Columbia School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
46%
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Dance, Paddle Tennis, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
DancePaddle Tennis,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.After-School Program, Fencing, Movement/Dance, Piano, Tiger Schulmann's Karate

School Notes

  • St. Columba is the only school in the Archdiocese to obtain a wireless computer network. We intergrate technology throughout the school in all curriculum areas. Students and faculty use Wireless network computers, Direct Television Cable, laserdiscs and interactive video conferencing/programming.
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