St. Gregory The Great School

St. Gregory the Great School is a failth filled school of excellence. We pride ourselves in the development of the whole child spititually and academically. The standards here are high but we do all that we can to be sure that all students are able to reach these standards. This school has adopted the Common Core State Standards and participate in the New York State Testing Program in grades 3-8 in ELA and Math. Our results are higher than schools across New York State and in particular in this area. Grades 2 and 6 take the Iowa CoGat's to assess overall performance.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Education Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedSpecial Education Resource Room, Literacy Specialist and Remediation Teacher
Year Founded1960
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students590 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Gregory The Great School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size22 students
Advanced CoursesIntegrated Algbebra Regents and Earth Science Regents
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(all students wear a school unifiorm; boys-black pants and white or red school polo shirt; girl)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Average Financial Aid Grant$750


Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBaseball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfIce Hockey,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
After School Enrichment, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Rosary Prayer Group, Science Olympiad, Ski Club, Stock Market Club, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Band (3 levels), Strings Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sports teams

School Notes

  • St. Gregory the Great School is a Christ Centered school of excellence. We pride ourselves on our service to others, as each grade level adopts a service project for the year. St. Gregory's is ranked in the top ten in Western New York in academic achievement. We offer 2 foreign languages, advanced Math and Regents Earth Science. Our theme for this year is "Do This in Memory of Me."  This theme has been adopted throughout the parish community.
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    3.3 miles
    8550 Main St
    Buffalo, NY 14221
    (716) 633-7441
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    Grades: PK-8 | 194 students
    3.3 miles
    2 Lamarck Dr
    Buffalo, NY 14226
    (716) 839-0473
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    Grades: NS-12 | 257 students
    2.1 miles
    39 Academy St
    Buffalo, NY 14221
    (716) 634-4821
    2.1 NS-12
  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-8 | 298 students
    7.7 miles
    104 New Amsterdam Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14216
    (716) 877-5035
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  • Buffalo
    Grades: PK-12 | 310 students
    3.4 miles
    4625 Harlem Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14226
    (716) 839-1242
    3.4 PK-12

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