Advertisement
Advertisement

No rating

GreatSchools Rating

Our Lady Of Fatima School

Private | PK-8

 

Be sure to visit

Take along one of
our checklists:

 

Living in Birmingham

Situated in an urban neighborhood. The median home value is $119,400. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $650.

Source: Sperling's Best Places
 
Last modified
Community Rating

3 stars

Community Rating by Year
2014:
Based on 1 rating
2013:
Based on 1 rating
2012:
No new ratings
2011:
No new ratings

Teacher quality

Principal leadership

Parent involvement

Rate this school

Click on stars to rate
Please select a star rating for this school.
    Helpful reviews answer questions:
  • What do you think others should know?
  • What do you like?
  • How could your school improve?
    Review Guidelines
    GreatSchools won’t post reviews that contain:
  • Inappropriate language
  • Allegations of criminal conduct
  • Names of students, teachers or staff
1200 characters remaining
Please read and accept our Terms of Use to join GreatSchools.
Please indicate your relationship to the school.
Registration is required to post your anonymous review
We will not display your name, photo or email address with your review.
OR
Your email address will never be published or shared.
Indicates a required field

4 reviews of this school


Sort by:
Show reviews by:
Posted March 13, 2014

I attend our lady of Fatima and I do not like it any more. At first the school was ok but then it began to hit me, I started to wonder why if this is a catholic school why are their fights breaking out every day. That is not even the worst part our lunches are horrible and for the most part the teachers are ok,but i think they can do better. If we are trying to type a paper we can't because either the computer is down or the printer does not work. We should not make everything strictly about school. We should go on field trips and make school fun. To be honest my favorite part of school is mass. I am not saying it is a bad school, but it needs a couple of major tweaks.


Posted January 30, 2013

Wonderful choice for my family. Affordable tuition. The kids love to go to school. Very experienced teachers. The academics are advanced for those who can handle it and less strenuous for those who need it. They offer turtoring and extracaricular activities at low or no cost. A smaller setting which is a positive.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 27, 2009

I love fatima, and my little girl also love everyone that is there. The school is just one big family. They are very helpful in everything.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted January 16, 2007

I think my child school is good because they help achild in every need she need help in she is 5years old and learning spansh already it is a special school and the prinpical is great
—Submitted by a parent


Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

We currently do not have any test score information for this school. Unlike public schools, private schools are not always required to report data about their schools or not required to take the same tests as public schools. Many private schools take different standardized tests; however, that information is often made available only to families of enrolled students. We strive to acquire additional private school data whenever available.

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 100% 34%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 5%
Two or more races 0% 1%
White 0% 58%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Oops! We currently do not have any teacher information for this school. We rely on the state Department of Education, the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), and in some cases school administrators such as registrars and principals for this data.

What makes a great teacher? Study after study shows the single most important factor determining the quality of the education a child receives is the quality of his teacher. Here are some characteristics to look for »

Let your school shine!

School leaders: Help your school shine on GreatSchools
by verifying community responses, adding program highlights
and more! Get started »

Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (STEM)

School facilities
  • Computer lab
School leaders can update this information here.

Let your school shine!

School leaders: Help your school shine on GreatSchools
by verifying community responses, adding program highlights
and more! Get started »

School basics

Gender
  • Coed
Affiliation
  • Roman catholic
Associations
  • NCEA

Programs

Specific academic themes or areas of focus

Don't understand these terms?
  • Religious

Resources

School facilities
  • Computer lab
  • Library
Partnerships with local resources and organizations
  • Diocese of Birmingham
School leaders can update this information here.

Apply

To learn more about enrolling, please call the school.
 

TIP: Don't forget to ask about documents required for enrollment, such as your child's birth certificate, proof of address, or a record of immunizations.

 
Notice an inaccuracy? Let us know!

630 1st Street South
Birmingham, AL 35205
Phone: (205) 251-8395

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Compare this school
to nearby schools

Compare schools »

Compare

Add this school to compare

Nearby schools

Center Street Middle
Birmingham, AL




Epic School
Birmingham, AL




ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT