St Rita School

Upcoming Events and News

  • Meet our New Principal - 05/10/2017 - Dr. Hines, our current principal, will be retiring this year after 26 years at St Rita.  Plesae meet our new principal.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia / Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1964
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1999

Student Body

Total Students 698 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade St Rita School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms sold through Parker Uniforms )

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,300
Tuition Notes Tuition discount for members of the church.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sonbol Mannas

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band Program, Chess Club, Kido Kinetics, Speech and Drama Band Program, Chess Club, Kido Kinetics, Speech and Drama,

School Notes

  • Rita Facts at a Glance Grades: PreK4 to 8th , Co-ed Colors: Green and white Mascot: Spartans Enrollment: 672 Class Sizes: PreK-32, Kindergarten - 66; 1st to 8th - 75/grade Classes per Grade: 2 classes of preK and 3 in other grades Blue Ribbon School of Excellence 1998-1999 Weekly Mass Spiritual Retreats and Prayer Buddies Spanish Curriculum: Kindergarten to 8th SMART Boards in every classroom Full Athletic Program for 5th to 8th Alphabetic Phonics Program for 1 st to 4th Instructional Assistance in Kindergarten to 8th Advanced Academics program for 5th & 6th grade students
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