St Edmund Preparatory High School

  • Founded in 1932 by the Dominican Sisters of the Congregation of Our Lady of the Rosary of Sparkill, New York, St. Edmund Preparatory High School is a co-educational, private Catholic high school located in Brooklyn, New York.
  • We offer a 4-year academic, college preparatory and religious education curriculum.
  • Originally founded as a parochial high school of St. Edmund Parish, we are currently an independent school, governed by a lay board of trustees.
  • The school is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges.
  • We are an IB World School. St. Edmund Prep serves approximately 750 students from Brooklyn and Queens.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1932
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students595 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
39%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Edmund Preparatory High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size22 students
Number of AP Courses11 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,975
Admissions DirectorDeacon Ron Rizzuto
Admissions AssociateNancy Lundy

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
GolfIce Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.30 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Club, Calligraphy Club, Campus Ministry, Chamber Ensemble, Chorus, Computer Club, Concert Band, Emmaus Retreat Team, Foreign Language Club, Freshmen Mentors, Hush Little Baby (aid to those in neo-natal intensive care unit), Inklings, Interact Club, Jazz Ensemble, Junior Year Committee, Literary Magazine - Equinox, National Honor Society, Newspaper - The Eagle, Pep Band, Photography Club, SADD, Savings and Investment Club, Senior Year Committee, Sound Crew, Stage Crew, Strategy Club, Student Council, Teens Teach Reading, Video Yearbook, Yearbook - The Canterburian

School Notes

  • Founded in 1932 by the Dominican Sisters of the Congregation of Our Lady of the Rosary of Sparkill, New York, St. Edmund Preparatory High School is a co-educational, private Catholic high school located in Brooklyn, New York. We offer a 4-year academic, college preparatory and religious education curriculum. Originally founded as a parochial high school of St. Edmund Parish, we are currently an independent school, governed by a lay board of trustees. The school is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York, and accredited by the Middle States Association of Schools and Colleges. We are an IB World School. St. Edmund Prep serves approximately 750 students from Brooklyn and Queens.
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  • Brooklyn
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    3.4 miles
    475 E 57th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 763-1100
    3.4 9-12
    400
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    264
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    Grades: 9-12 | 233 students
    6.5 miles
    80 Willoughby Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718) 624-3618
    6.5 9-12
    233
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    2.7 miles
    710 East 37th Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 455-3555
    2.7 9-12
    328

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