St Edmond's Academy

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  • Saint Edmond`s Academy, a Catholic, Independent school, educates the hearts and minds of boys in the Holy Cross tradition from JK to eighth grade.
  • Our heritage incorporates contemporary thought with individualized instruction, a challenging 21st century curriculum, and a focus on the core values of responsibility, independence, self-esteem, integrity, and a sense of community.
  • The program at the Academy creates a foundation for the future that empowers boys with values and skills for life.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Delaware Association of Independent Schools
International Boys' Schools Coalition
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 251 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St Edmond's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Peter Duncan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryLacrosse,
RugbySoccer,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academy Singers, Band Program, Chess Club, Creative Writing Club, Geography Bee, Jazz Band, Math League, Men's Ensemble, Public Speaking, Rugby, Science Olympiad Team, Spring Musical, Student Council, Theatre Tech Band Program, Chess Club, Geography Bee, Jazz Band, Math League, Men's Ensemble, Rugby, Spring Musical, Theatre Tech, Academy Singers,
Creative Writing Club,
Public Speaking,
Science Olympiad Team,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Saint Edmond's Academy is a Catholic, independent school for boys in Wilmington, Delaware. The Academy provides challenging, structured, skills-based, and advanced programs in a caring, nurturing, and safe environment in the unique educational tradition of the Brothers of Holy Cross. This educational tradition focuses on students' responsibility, independence, self-esteem, integrity, and sense of community, in accordance with Catholic values and integrating contemporary thought and theory on the development of boys. Students today are the future. As we shape this future through the teaching of our students at Saint Edmond's Academy, we are concerned with leading students to understand and to live Christianity; to become informed and active citizens; to be in a nurturing environment of collaboration, supported by a family spirit; to be respectful of personal, social, racial, political, religious, gender, and linguistic diversity; to participate in the life of the Church and daily dialog with faith and knowledge, faith and experience, and faith and culture; to maintain standards of excellence which are measurable; and to maintain a global perspective.
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