Catholic Schools Week 2017

Our Lady of Fatima School

A Jewel of a School in East Elmhurst

At Our Lady of Fatima School in East Elmhurst, the fundamental task is to educate the whole child. The school is dedicated to excellence in education and to the spiritual development of students within the framework of the Sacred Scripture and Tradition of the Catholic Church. The school strives to instill in students a lifelong commitment to learning, Christian values and community service.

The fundamental purpose of Catholic education is to proclaim and live the Good News of Jesus Christ and to translate it into action. Our Lady of Fatima School is proud to offer:

  • A Strong Catholic Identity
  • A Nurturing Environment and Caring Staff
  • Strong Academics/Common Core Standards
  • N.Y.S. Test Scores above State, City and Diocesan Schools
  • Updated Technology (labs, class SMART Boards, student computers, student iPads)
  • Automated Library (with home access)
  • Fine Arts (art history, music, choirs, performing arts)
  • Honor Society (grades six, seven and eight)
  • Free, After School Extra Help Classes in ELA and Math (first through eighth grade)
  • Free N.Y.S. Test Prep Classes after school (fourth, sixth and eighth grades)
  • Remedial Program/Title I
  • Resource Room (for children with IEPs)
  • Breakfast, Lunch and After School Programs
  • Extensive Extracurricular Clubs
  • Community Service Opportunities
  • Student Performances
  • Two Full-Size Playgrounds
  • Hands-on Science Activities
  • Age-Appropriate Early Childhood Program (nursery, pre-kindergarten and kindergarten)

Our Lady of Fatima School is committed to working with parents and guardians to create a positive, multicultural, nurturing, and successful child-centered atmosphere. To learn more, call 718-429-7031 or visit

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