Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:55 PM
School leader Sr. Vivian Gomez, R.F., Principal
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Writing

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Band
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught French
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered French
Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Facilities Science lab
Playground
Library
Sports Fields
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Extra learning resources (misc.) Math & Grammar clinics
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Acceleration
College preparation resources None
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 57% 42%
Hispanic 26% 29%
Two or more races 10% 3%
Black 5% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
5
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
12
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports (misc.) Pee-wee tennis
Girls sports (misc.) Pee-wee tennis
Clubs Technology club
Student newspaper
Student council / government
Sewing / knitting club
Science club
Foreign language and culture club
Drama club
Dance club
Chess club
Boy Scouts
Arts and crafts
Art club
Clubs - dance Ballet/ Tap
Clubs - language Spanish, French
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Harbordale
  Virginia Shuman Young
  Croissant Park Elementary

Awards

Academic award Cardinal Gibbons H.S. Brain Brawl
Year received 2013
Academic award Saint Thomas Aquinas H.S. entrance exam (top 1%)
Year received 2013
Academic award BCCTM (Math Broward County Council of Teachers) competition
Year received 2013

Teachers

14
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Tutor(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Speech therapist(s)
School psychologist
Reading specialist
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
PE instructor
Music teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Dance teacher
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of Miami
Partner website Www.archdioceseofmiami.org

Enrollment

Learn more Www.stjeromeschool.com
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Financial aid type (misc.) Step-Up
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012