St. Vincent Ferrer Elementary School

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Innovative, technology-based curriculum including Smartboards and iPads Exemplary test scores with students performing at exceptional achievement levels
Daily hot lunch available Before and after school care Full day Kindergarten
Full or half day Junior Kindergarten Full or half day, 3 or 5 day option for PreK3.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1940

Student Body

Total Students283 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade St. Vincent Ferrer Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Lands End Jumper or Skirt with white polo for girls. Dark dress pants with white polo for boys.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesAvailable on website - varies by grade and parishioner/non-parishioner


Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Chess Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band Program, Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sports Club
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