St. Stephen Of Hungary School

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St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #1 - Student learning is centered around real life problems and project based learning to empower students. Learning is hands-on and minds-on.
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St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #1 - Student learning is centered around real life problems and project based learning to empower students. Learning is hands-on and minds-on.
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #2 - Religious education is integrated into real life application and focuses on teaching the students to share their talents and time with others. Mass is attended bi-monthly by age group and allows students to become active participants in their spiritual development.
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #3 - Non-fiction reading and writing is emphasized to prepare students for the challenges they will face in the real world.
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #4 - Students actively engage in collaborative small groups to develop problem solving skills, conflict resolution strategies, and their sense of independence.
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #5 - Instilling Franciscan values is a cornerstone of St. Stephen School’s curriculum. Students engage in service projects, such as making sandwiches for the Midnight Run program to serve those in need.
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #6 - In the St. Stephen School rooftop garden, students help grow vegetables and other edible plants. This interactive learning space allows science to come alive as students engage in planting, measuring, caring for, and ultimately harvesting lettuce, broccoli, herbs, and much more.
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #7 - St. Stephen students in grade 4-8 use iPads in mathematics class in order to manipulate numbers and figures and build conceptual understanding. At all ages, technology is integrated into the curriculum to teach 21st century skills alongside core curriculum.
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #8 - Working in partnership with various New York City organizations supports the school’s mission of developing each student holistically. Students are able to engage in activities such as fencing, violin, acting classes, robotics, yoga, and sports clinics.
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Photo #9 - St. Stephen School welcomes and encourages a diverse and engaged parent and family community. Working in partnership with the Parents Association, St. Stephen School provides numerous opportunities to meet the needs of our diverse parent body.
St. Stephen of Hungary School is a Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade award-winning Catholic school with a rich heritage of academic excellence. By nurturing each student`s mind, body and spirit in the Franciscan tradition, St. Stephen School prepares its students to be passionate leaders and self-confident lifelong learners.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 464 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,500
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1 / rolling

Top Rankings

St. Stephen Of Hungary School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1928

Student Body

Total Students
464 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
St. Stephen Of Hungary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
92%
Average Class Size
22 students
Advanced Courses
Accelerated Math, Advanced Science
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Average tuition (not including fees)
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,000
Admissions Director
Mrs. Jennifer DeSpirito

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
After School, Kids' Club

Club or Organization:
French, Gardening, Robotics, Student Council, Video Game Design, Yoga

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Fine Arts, Violin

School Notes

  • St. Stephen of Hungary School provides an enriching adventure as each member of the school community embarks on an individualized educational experience. St. Stephen creates a community of learners, which includes students and parents, administrators and faculty members, as well as parishioners and other community members. By addressing each individual`s specific needs and interests, St. Stephen School fosters collaboration, learning, and growth for its community members in a warm, nurturing environment. Gathering and assembling the community frequently is an essential component of the learning experience. Through a curriculum rich in engaging activities as well as project based learning, students will apply their skills and talents through real life application. 

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 464 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,500
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1 / rolling

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The average acceptance rate in New York, NY is 59% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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