St Denis-st Columba School

  • Saint Denis/Saint Columba School is a Catholic, co-educational, community of faith in which our future leaders strive for academic excellence, seek truth and show respect for the dignity of each person.
  • Saint Denis/Saint Columba’s philosophy of education is rooted in the mandate to “Teach as Jesus Taught.” To this end, we promote in the children an awareness of the presence of Christ in the world and the ability to see the magnificence of God through a body of knowledge.
  • We seek to prepare students to live in the world as responsible Christians who are witnesses to Christ.
  • Our challenge is to foster an active Christian community that strives to meet the spiritual and academic needs of each student.
  • Our desire to infuse Christian virtues is accomplished through the teaching of doctrine, a deep commitment to prayer life, and dedicated service to others.
  • We endeavor to heighten the students’ awareness of our personal and moral responsibility to not only find Christ in others, but also to demonstrate His virtues in every aspect of our daily lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students307 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Denis-st Columba School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Hopewell Junction
    Grades: 3-12 | 11 students
    1.6 miles
    514 Shenandoah Rd
    Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
    (845) 226-7973
    1.6 3-12
    11
  • Poughkeepsie
    Grades: PK-12 | 268 students
    10.2 miles
    25 Golf Club Lane
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    (845) 462-0266
    10.2 PK-12
    268

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