Stamford Catholic Schools Business Office 926 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT06905 The Stamford Catholic Schools Business Office operates under The Bridgeport Diocesan Schools Corp. and handles tuition…More and billing issues for six Catholic schools in the city: Trinity Catholic Middle School, Trinity Catholic High School, Holy Spirit School, Our Lady of the Star of the Sea School, Sacred Heart School and St. Cecilia School. The office is located inside of Trinity Catholic High School. Stamford Catholic Schools currently serve 1,300 students.
Rippowam Middle School 381 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT06905 After serving as a public high school, a cluster middle school and then a magnet middle school, Rippowam became a public…More middle school in 2001. Located on High Ridge Road in front of the Academy of Information Technology + Engineering, Rippowam is equipped with its own auditorium, cafeteria and media center. Headed by Principal George Giberti, Rippowam is committed to "promoting academic excellence within a safe, nurturing environment that is responsive to the social, emotional, and intellectual needs of the adolescent child."
High Ridge Driving School 992 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT06905 Located less than a half-mile south of the Merritt Parkway, High Ridge Driving School offers the driver's education your…More teen needs to be safe and successful behind the wheel. Take advantage of classes in the morning or afternoon from experienced advisors. High Ridge Driving School also offers eight-hour adult drug and alcohol/safe-driving classes. This driving school features classes of approximately 20 students. Written and driving tests are a large part of the curriculum. Please visit High Ridge's website for more information.
Stamford High School offers its 1,800 students 200 academic courses (15 of them are advanced placement), 25 sports…More teams and 60 student clubs from which to choose. Stamford High is a member of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference. The campus includes Boyle Stadium, which has a football and baseball field, as well as tennis courts, a health center, a library media and technology center and a career center.</p>
<p>Stamford High opened in 1874 as a one-room school inside Center Elementary School on Broad Street. After a series of moves to accommodate the growing number of enrolled students, Stamford High settled in its current building on Strawberry Hill Avenue in 1928.</p>
Bi-Cultural Day School 2186 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT06903 With its mission of "teaching minds, touching hearts," Bi-Cultural Day School offers over 400 students in grades pre-k…More through 8 a combination of secular and Jewish classes. Founded in 1956, Bi-Cultural Day School offers classes in language arts, social studies and art in addition to Hebrew immersion and Jewish cultural studies classes. Scholarships are available to students that qualify—the school provides over $1 million in scholarships each year.
Home of the Explorers, Scofield is one of five middle schools serving the students of Stamford, but holds the…More distinction of being the only magnet middle school in the city. Scofield's curriculum implements the principles of the Carnegie Foundation Report, and the Coalition of Essential Schools, and is focused on science, math and technology. Its mission statement involves "respecting the unique characteristics and individuality of emerging adolescents."</p>
<p>In 2001, Scofield moved to its current site on Scofieldtown Rd., which was previously the campus for the University of Connecticut, Stamford Campus. Before that, the school temporarily held classes at Rippowam during its transition from a high school to a middle school.</p>
Trinity Catholic High School 926 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT06905 Founded in 1991, Trinity Catholic High School is a co-ed college-preparatory Diocesan high school with a rich tradition…More in academic excellence, athletic performance and community service. Regionalized from St. Mary's in Greenwich, Stamford Catholic and Norwalk Central, Trinity offers its student body an academic program with 219 courses, including advanced placement in English literature, chemistry and more. Trinity is the home of the Crusaders, a comprehensive athletic program that competes in the Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference with 11 men's sports and 11 women's sports. The school also has an organized community service program in which its students are required to dedicate time to working with charitable organizations such as the Stamford Red Cross, AmeriCares and Easter Seals.
Villa Maria School, located in North Stamford, is a coeducational Catholic school for children with learning…More disabilities. Founded in 1962 by the Bernadine Franciscan Sisters, Villa Maria provides children in kindergarten through grade 9 with a curriculum that includes small classes and individualized instruction.</p>
<p>Children are placed in classes by age rather than disability, so once their performance has improved, they can easily assimilate back into the school of their choice. All Villa Maria teachers are state-certified in special education and students throughout Fairfield and Westchester counties and beyond can attend. Students are encouraged to participate in numerous extracurricular activities including sports, chess and the annual school musical.</p>
Opened in 1971, Westhill is one of three public high schools that serve the city of Stamford. Known as the "home of…More the Vikings," Westhill offers students an academic curriculum that includes 14 Advanced Placement courses and a variety of special programs such as the Army Junior ROTC and the Arts Career Academy. The campus includes a gymnasium, pool, media center, health center and the Allyson Rioux softball field.</p>
<p>Westhill also offers its students access to various sports teams, including football, baseball, softball, soccer, hockey, volleyball, tennis and lacrosse. The school colors—purple and gold—and the school's Viking mascot are both borrowed from the Minnesota Vikings, who were among the dominant teams in the newly merged AFL-NFL league at the time of the school's opening.</p>
Grace Christian School 602 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT06905 Founded in 1999, Grace Christian School offers a comprehensive education to students in kindergarten through 7th grade…More with its mission of "growing children through Christ-centered academic excellence." Housed in — but not affiliated with — Stamford Baptist Church, Grace also offers an array of extracurricular activities and resources that help its students excel in a positive environment. Each family with children enrolled at Grace are obligated to volunteer 30 hours of their time each year to help keep school activities running smoothly.
Founded in 1998, The Stanwich School is an independent, co-ed day school in Greenwich that currently serves students…More in grades pre-K - 9, but it's in the process of expanding to the 12th grade. The school offers a challenging and innovative curriculum in a caring and enthusiastic environment.</p>
<p>As The Stanwich School works to expand its current building in Greenwich, it has leased the former site of Sacred Heart Academy in Stamford to hold its growing Junior House for grades 7 - 9. Each school year, Stanwich will add a grade level to the Junior House until it has a 12th grade class. Once construction is completed, all grades will be moved to Stanwich's original Greenwich location.</p>
Trinity Catholic Middle School 948 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT06905 Founded in 1964, Trinity Catholic Middle School provides students with a comprehensive academic curriculum, as well as a…More variety of sports and activities with a strong foundation in the Catholic religion. TCMS, which shares a 26-acre campus with Trinity Catholic High School and St. John Fisher Seminary, is the only middle school under the authority of the Roman Catholic diocese of Bridgeport, as well as the only Catholic middle school that serves Stamford. Formerly known as St. Gabriel Parochial School, TCMS still shares its building with St. Gabriel Parish, which opened in 1963.
Roxbury Elementary School 751 W Hill Rd, Stamford, CT06902 With its motto being "We all do better when we ALL do better!", Roxbury Elementary School has been a prominent, positive…More feature in Stamford's Westover/North Stamford section since its humble beginnings in the early 1800s as a one-room, one-teacher school. Now sitting at the corner of Roxbury and Westhill roads (across the street from Westhill High School) on 17 acres of land, the school (with Gloria Manna as principal) has approximately 700 students and 100 faculty members.
Kumon Math and Reading Center is one of the largest after school tutoring programs in the region. With three…More facilities in Fairfield County, this particular location is found on the second floor of High Ridge Plaza on High Ridge Road. Services offered here include personal tutoring in math and reading as well as group programs for those who favor the classroom-learning style. Kumon accommodates all students from preschool through high school. See the company website for more details.</p>
Check Plus Tutoring 497 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT06905 Check Plus Tutoring offers in-home tutoring service specifically for high school students approaching major exams. The…More PSAT, SAT, CAPT and many other nation wide exams can be difficult for students to study for on their own. Check Plus can help students achieve higher scores.
Greenwich Education Group is an academic organization that provides various scholastic and specialized learning…More services. Programs include college admission counseling, one-on-one or small group tutoring and summer classes. Each student embarks on his or her academic career with an individualized plan. Tutors, teachers and counselors are available to guide each student along that path. This organization and its teachers aim to cultivate a young community of avid learners and confident students. A detailed program guide is available on its website.</p>
<p>The Stamford Center is home to <a href="http://beacon-ct.org">The Beacon School</a>, an alternative to traditional private or public education. Based on the founding principles of the Greenwich Education Group, this K-12 school provides children with comprehensive, customized curricula, in-depth art and music instruction. The school also accommodates schedules of its young athletes, performing artists and professionals. Tuition and enrollment information are available on its website. </p>
<p>This campus also houses <a href="http://spireschool.org">The Spire School</a>, an alternative school for struggling and underachieving junior and senior high school students. Under the auspices of this organization, the school works closely with each student according to his or her individual academic plans. Students have access to comprehensive, creative and immersive courses, preparing them to enter the college arena.</p>
Founded in 1865, King Low Heywood Thomas is a private college preparatory school that serves students in pre-k…More through twelfth grade. Located on Newfield Ave., King Low Heywood Thomas is actually divided into three schools, the Lower School, which serves students in pre-k through fifth grade, the Middle School for grades six through eight, and the Upper School for grades nine through twelve. Each school has its own individual mission for its students, but the entire school is dedicated to educational excellence and the fullest academic and personal achievement of our students.</p>
<p>Each King school has its own building and a list of extracurricular activities to choose from, including team sports, student clubs and performing arts programs. The campus also includes two libraries, a theatre, two gymnasiums, two tennis courts, and five athletic fields.</p>
<p>King is a convergence of three independent schools, Low-Heywood, which was founded in 1865, King's Day School, which was founded in 1875, and the Thomas School, which was founded in 1922. By 1974, Low-Heywood and King were creating programs together and the Thomas School merged with Low-Heywood the following year. By 1988, the two schools opted to merge their separate identities into one.</p>
The Pop Music Academy 1200 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT06905 The Pop Music Academy is a performing arts school. It focuses on voice, dance, music and artist development.…More Instructional programs for children and adults include dance, voice, songwriting, guitar lessons, audition prep classes and Zumba fitness.
Garden Catering High Ridge 877 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT06905 Part of the expanding empire of deliciousness, the Garden Catering serves fast and irresistibly delicious dishes for the…More local high school, corporate events and other private events. Try the cones (deep fried balls of mashed potatoes).
Founded in 2004, Stamford Academy is the second public charter school in Stamford opened by DOMUS following…More Trailblazers Academy. Stamford Academy provides classes for students in grades 9-12 who have previously struggled in more traditional environments.</p>
<p>Stamford Academy's mission is "to re-engage and guide students in acknowledging and developing their educational strengths while acquiring the skills to contribute positively to themselves and their community." In addition to offering smaller classes and individualized instruction, Stamford Academy offers clinical services such as individual and group counseling, and support groups for teen mothers and fathers.</p>
Founded in 1999, the Academy of Information Technology & Engineering is one of three public high schools that…More serve the city of Stamford, but as an inter-district magnet school, students from Greenwich, New Canaan, Ridgefield, Darien and Norwalk are also permitted to attend. Admission to AITE is based on an application and lottery system.</p>
<p>AITE combines traditional academic courses with technology training, and students have the opportunity to earn industry certification, college credit and paid corporate internships.</p>
<p>Although AITE has a focus on information technology, engineering and architecture, students still benefit from a broad selection of courses, including Advanced Placement. The entire faculty and student body are given laptops in order to fully integrate technology into the curriculum.</p>
<p>AITE shares an auditorium with Rippowam Middle School but has its own cafeteria, library and health center.</p>