St Pius V School

Tel: (401)421-9750
  • Saint Pius V School, founded in 1929, has been operating continuously for the past eighty-eight years.
  • Today, Saint Pius serves 220 children from our own Elmhurst neighborhoods and several neighboring cities.
  • The Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia are an integral part of the school's faculty and staff, serving as classroom teachers and as principal.
  • The Sisters, along with a dedicated staff of Catholic educators, strive to educate the whole child in Truth enabling Saint Pius V graduates to become self-disciplined, reflective, and faith-filled contributors to society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Disabilities
Year Founded 1929

Student Body

Total Students 257 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St Pius V School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
35%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Skirts, Jumpers, Button Down, Ties)

Finances and Admission

Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, SoccerBasketballCross Country,
Soccer

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band Program, Choir, Drama Club, Newspaper, Recycling Club, Scouts, Student Council, Yearbook Band Program, Choir, Drama Club, Newspaper, Recycling Club, Scouts, Yearbook, Student Council,

School Notes

  • As a Dominican parish school, St. Pius V upholds truth as the guiding principle of its academic program. Truth is founded on the person and teachings of Jesus Christ. School emphasizes the need to strive for excellence in all academics in order that students may further the Gospel message in all areas of life. We believe that God manifests Himself through creation and Divine Revelation and that grace builds on nature. We therefore foster the development of knowledge and talents of our students.The academic program includes the following subject areas: Religion, Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, Science, Physical Education, Music, Art, Technology, and World Language (Spanish). In grades 6, 7, and 8, the school offers advanced courses in Literature and Math.
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