St. St.ephen School

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St. St.ephen School Photo #1 - St. Stephen Catholic School, located in East Grand Rapids, Michigan since 1925 has welcomed students of all ethnic and religious backgrounds. We believe that this multicultural environment is essential to leading children to live in our world, allowing them to experience things through each student's unique perspective.
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St. St.ephen School Photo #1 - St. Stephen Catholic School, located in East Grand Rapids, Michigan since 1925 has welcomed students of all ethnic and religious backgrounds. We believe that this multicultural environment is essential to leading children to live in our world, allowing them to experience things through each student's unique perspective.
St. St.ephen School Photo #2 - Academic Excellence covers a broad spectrum of expertise from the mastery of core subjects like religion, math, reading and writing to the discovery of our world through social studies and science. We also value many special subjects including foreign language, computer science, art, music and physical education. We also have a reading specialist and tutor for those needing extra help.
St. St.ephen School Photo #3 - Parental involvement is what makes our school community a family and is essential to our success. Room parents, school board, lunch and recess help, library and classroom readers, home and school committee are just a few of the many ways you can make this school family great!
St. St.ephen School Photo #4 - Catholic values are the foundation of St. Stephen School. These values of the Catholic-Christian faith are infused into every area of our students' daily learning activities. Each student is given the opportunity for spiritual growth. Our staff leads by example to teach them the importance of a personal relationship with God.
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St. St.ephen School Photo #6 - A cognitive Program for students with learning difficulties including: reading, writing, mathematics, comprehension, logical reasoning, executive function, visual memory, auditory memory, dyslexia, non-verbal learning, auditory processing and attention. The goal of this program is to strengthen learning capacities rather than teach ways to compensate for specific learning difficulties. It will also help students become effective, confident, and self-directed learners. Please contact for more information.
St Stephen School is a school with high academic standards, a low student-teacher ratio, a diverse student population and a commitment to weaving our Catholic faith into everything we do.
Our teachers and staff get to know each student and offer innovative educational approaches, small class sizes, enrichment opportunities, and extracurriculars like art, computers and Spanish from pre-school through 8th grade.
At St. Stephen, we understand the significance of selecting the right learning environment for your child.
As we respect diverse academic levels, faith traditions, and socioeconomic backgrounds, we commit ourselves to the education of the whole person – mind, body and spirit.
By our words, actions and attitudes we encourage students to be active in their faith, respectful of others, and thirsty for knowledge.
It is our mission to equip them for a lifetime of learning, leadership and service.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 217 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students
217 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
St. St.ephen School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 217 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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