Catholic Schools Week 2015

St. Clare Catholic Academy: Safety and Compassion

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St. Clare Catholic Academy, located right off the Belt and Southern State Parkways in Rosedale, has created an educational environment that is child centered and challenging. The faculty and staff are devoted to assisting students to grow academically, spiritually and socially.

Teachers are well educated to plan and execute Common Core Lessons that engage their students and keep them on task and wanting to learn more. With SMART Boards in every classroom, classroom sets of iPads, NOOKS and a well equipped computer lab, the sky is the limit as to the academic information afforded to the students.

Classes follow a broad academic program which includes library, computer lab, science lab, second language, music, health and physical education. Students can enhance their personal gifts while participating in several extracurricular activities that include step team, dance clubs, drama club, piano lessons, choir, sports program and band.

The many different programs are proof that the academy consistently employs innovative ways to reach and teach students based on their individual needs. The academy is also proud to announce that there is a plan to provide free remedial and enrichment programs afterschool this September.

St. Clare Catholic Academy also offers extended daycare which includes an early morning and after school program.

Parents feel confident, each day, that their children are in the best place to achieve academic excellence. A pleased kindergarten parent said: “When investing in your child’s education, St. Clare Catholic Academy is where you want your child!”

The mission of St. Clare Catholic Academy is to promote Christian values, to enhance morality and to develop respect for self and others. The faculty and staff strive each day to create and ensure a safe and compassionate environ- ment where each child is encouraged to recognize his or her place in the world.

The academy is governed by a dedicated board, that is well respected in the community and works tirelessly to ensure the success of the students and the vitality of the academy.

St. Clare Catholic Academy is located at 137-25 Brookville Blvd. in Rosedale. For more information, call 718-528-7174, visit the website at, or go to SCCARosedale on Facebook.