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.
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.
Davenport Ridge Elementary School 1300 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT06905 Opened in 1972, Davenport Ridge Elementary is one of 12 elementary schools serving the city of Stamford. Located on…More Newfield Avenue, Davenport holds classes for grades K through 5 and offers a comprehensive curriculum that includes math, social studies, language arts and science classes. Davenport Ridge also participates in the Stamford Public Schools' Before & After School Care (ROSCCO) program.
Stillmeadow Elementary School strives to teach its students the basics and also how to think critically and process…More information. The principal is Michael Sanders, PhD, and Lisa Saba-Price is assistant principal. The school works to establish a collaboration between administrators, teachers, parents, community and students.</p>
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>
Toquam Magnet Elementary School 123 Ridgewood Ave, Stamford, CT06907 Founded in 1968, Toquam is one of Stamford's four magnet elementary schools where students in grades K through 5 come…More together from all areas of the city to learn. Located in the Glenbrook section of the city, Toquam offers an academic program based on The Bank Street College of Education philosophy and curricula model and has a focus on social studies. The school also participates in the Stamford Public Schools' Before & After School Care (ROSCCO) program.
The Children's School 118 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT06903 The Children's School in North Stamford offers a Montessori-based program that aims to helps students explore their…More skills and interact in social situations. The Children's School operates as a modern one-room schoolhouse where students in preschool through third grade are encouraged to approach educational materials independently. Children rotate between group and individual lessons, which cover all major subjects including language arts, math, reading, science and social studies. Teachers also rotate between groups depending on the needs of the students. The school provides numerous activities, including an after-school program for children and a lecture series for parents.
Ballet School of Stamford 175 Atlantic St, Stamford, CT06901 Ballet School of Stamford is a nonprofit school that offers professional dance training in classical ballet for…More children and adults. Various class options are available, ranging from Creative Movement and Pre-Ballet to Upper School and Level 8. The school's mission is to foster the art of ballet and develop a community awareness of the value of dance education.
Canaan Ridge School 2810 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT06903 Founded in 1977 and located in North Stamford, The Canaan Ridge School offers a private-school education for students in…More nursery school through second grade. Canaan Ridge uses the Montessori method and offers its students science, art and music classes as well as an early start in French and Mandarin. The school is equipped with a playground, pool and a small computer area, and is open during the summer for camp. Canaan Ridge is also involved in Jane Goodall's Roots and Shoots program, which inspires children to become aware of, and active in environmental issues affecting their communities.
Known as "the green school for global citizens," Rogers International School is one of four magnet elementary schools…More serving Stamford, as well as students from Darien, Norwalk, Weston, Ridgefield and Monroe. All students come into Rogers through a lottery conducted by the Stamford Public Schools.</p>
<p>Rogers is an authorized International Baccalaureate Program school with a mission "to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect." The school's curriculum offers a strong focus on areas such as environmental studies and foreign language instruction, in an atmosphere that encourages students to ask challenging questions.</p>
<p>In 2009, Rogers moved into a new 105,000-square-foot building award-winning energy-saving features. The school currently has classes for students in kindergarten though sixth grade, but by the 2011-12 school year, Rogers will also have classes for seventh and eighth graders.</p>
The Long Ridge School 478 Erskine Rd, Stamford, CT06903 Founded in 1938, The Long Ridge School is an independent school in North Stamford that offers students in pre- nursery…More school through grade 5 a private education in a smaller classroom setting. Each grade is divided into two-year age groupings so that students spend two years with the same teacher as opposed to one, thus offering more individualized instruction and attention. Spanish language education begins in kindergarten and students are also exposed to numerous math, science, art and computer classes. Long Ridge is situated on 14 acres of land that include a playground, two athletic fields, a garden and three pools.
Our Lady Star of the Sea School 1170 Shippan Ave, Stamford, CT06902 Located on Shippan Avenue's waterfront, Our Lady Star of the Sea School has a culturally diverse student body—and…More is all about, as its motto says, "charting your child's course in academia and faith." The school, which teaches students from pre-K to 5<sup>th</sup> grade, is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and has a rigorous curriculum that includes religion, reading, writing, mathematics, social studies, science, computer literacy, art, music and physical education.
Holy Spirit School 403 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT06903 Holy Spirit School, located in North Stamford, is a private preschool and elementary school that strives for academic…More excellence in a Catholic community. Founded in 1964, Holy Spirit is operated under the Diocese of Bridgeport, and offers Fairfield County students in grades pre-K through 5 a nurturing environment in which to learn and practice Christian values. Students are exposed to language arts, math, science, religion, physical education, and computer and library skills. Special programs, such as extended hours, summer camp and First Friday Mass, are also available. Holy Spirit School shares its campus with Holy Spirit Parish.
Roxbury Community Nursery School 350 Roxbury Rd, Stamford, CT06902 Roxbury Community Nursery School offers play based education to preschool-aged children. The school runs from 9 a.m.…More until noon, with an optional program until 2:45 p.m. on designated days. Parents of students appreciate the structured, yet flexible program, as well as the bright and clean facilities. Roxbury Community Nursery school also offers programs aimed at the whole family, such as music nights and an end-of-year art show.
Northeast Elementary School 82 Scofieldtown Rd, Stamford, CT06903 Northeast Elementary School is one of 12 public elementary schools serving the city of Stamford. Its curriculum is based…More on the Responsive Classroom philosophy, which focuses on respecting the children and in turn having them respect each other, and serves its diverse group of students with a large bilingual program. Northeast takes advantage of its proximity to the Stamford Historical Society and the Stamford Nature Center by using these institutions to further enhance its curriculum.
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>
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.
Cloonan Middle School 11 W North St, Stamford, CT06902 Cloonan Middle School is one of Stamford's five middle schools. It is run by principal David Rudolph and assistant…More principals Laureen Mody and David Tate. Along with student sports teams, Cloonan stays active in the community via a strong parent-teacher organization and programs such as its Scholar Power speaker series and its Shop for Cloonan online shopping program, the proceeds of which support various green-conscious companies.
Saint Cecilia Elementary School 1186 Newfield Ave, Stamford, CT06905 Saint Cecilia Elementary School was founded in 1955 and continues to offer pre-kindergarten through fifth grade…More children a well-rounded academic curriculum based on its mission statement: "Fostering the growth of lifelong learners who strive for academic excellence within a loving, Christian community." In addition to academic courses such as math, language arts, science history, Saint Cecilia also provides students with various music and computer enrichment programs as well as athletic programs. Students are also given the opportunity to learn Spanish, French and Italian through an after-school extracurricular program.
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.
Dolan Middle School 51 Toms Rd, Stamford, CT06906 Founded in 1948, Dolan Middle School is one of five public middle schools serving the city of Stamford. Known as the…More home of the Raiders, Dolan offers students in grades 6 to 8 a quality curriculum that includes math, science, language arts, music, art and physical education. Dolan is also certified by College for Every Student (CFES) as well as the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program. Dolan is equipped with a cafeteria, media center, an auditorium and science labs.
Waterside School 535 Fairfield Ave, Stamford, CT06902 Founded in 2001, Waterside School is an independent co-educational school located on the South End of the city. Serving…More students in grades K-5, Waterside has a mission to "provide children too often underserved access to opportunities for educational and personal excellence and to prepare them, in time, for positions of leadership and responsibility." Because parents are only required to pay a tuition that their income can handle, Waterside thrives through donations and collaborations with various partners to ensure that its students thrive.
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."
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.
Inlingua provides translation and interpretation services, language instruction, foreign language voice…More recording on Interactive Voice Response Systems and more. The company has more than 350 locations in 42 countries. Its Stamford school is on Summer Street between 8th Street and Forest Lawn Avenue in the Sheraton Stamford Plaza business center. </p>
The Mead School is an independent and progressive childcare center and school for children ages 2 through grade 8.…More Founded in 1969, Mead combines a traditional academic curriculum with expressive arts in order to allow children "to create a personally meaningful life."</p>
<p>The childcare program is open from September to August and accommodates children from six weeks to 5 years. Full-time and part-time options are available. The elementary/middle school offers half-day classes for children ages 2 and 3 and a full-day academic program for grades K through 8.</p>
<p>Mead recently started a My Child and Me program, which offers enrichment classes that foster interaction and bonding between parent and child. Classes are held once a week during a six-week session.</p>
The Appraisal & Real Estate School 27 Strawberry Hill Ave, Stamford, CT06902 The Appraisal & Real Estate School offers courses for Connecticut state-approved real estate certification. Classes…More are available both on-site and online, covering subjects such as real estate financing principles and appraisal procedures. It is affiliated with Century 21 and located on the second floor of its Strawberry Hill Avenue branch. Visit its website for more information.
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>