Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:40 PM
School leader Mrs. Mary R. Maloney
Type Religious
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Schedule Extended / longer school day
Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
World languages
Mathematics
Music
Science
Social justice
Technology
Religious

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Facilities Art room
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Computer lab
Library
Extra learning resources Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 91% 61%
Hispanic 4% 20%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 4%
Black 1% 13%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Track
4
Boys Sports
including: Track
16
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Art club
Boy Scouts
Cooking club
Cub Scouts
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Mock trial competition club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Origami club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Fairfield Prep, Laurelton High School
  Immaculate HS, St Joseph HS, Newtown HS
  Chase Collegiate, Other private schools

Awards

Academic award Excelsior Award
Year received 2008
Academic award Nominee NCLB-National Blue Ribbon School
Year received 2008
Academic award NCLB-National Blue Ribbon School
Year received 2009

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Tutor(s)
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Newtown Public Schools
Partner website Www.newtown.k12.ct.us/
Partner Newtown Prevention Council
Partner website Www.newtownprevention.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Www.stroseschool.com
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application deadline 01/30/2013
Tuition range (low) $4000
Tuition range (high) $5000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012