School Information


Classes in Grades K through 8 follow a broad academic program which includes a fully equipped library, technology lab (grades K-8th), gym (grades K to 8th) and science lab (grades K - 8th).

The School's additional services include:

Guidance Counselor
Remedial Reading/Math Teacher
Title I Services

In addition to the NYS and Diocesan Curriculum, St. Clare Catholic Academy has the following available:


St. Clare's is a Catholic Academy and Catholic Doctrine is taught in every grade.

We encourage our students, Catholic and Non-Catholic, to participate in the religious activities of their faiths.

Faith is not just theoretical knowledge but is shown in how we choose to celebrate our lives. We urge all our students to make moral choices both now and in the future.


Students are encouraged to join and participate in the following extracurricular activities.

CYO Basketball

Positive Direction Basketball

Dance grades 1-8

The Parish Emerald Band

Girl Scouts



Leaders Program

School Band

Extended Day Care

To accommodate working parents, St. Clare's Catholic Academy has a Morning Program and an After School Program available Monday through Friday. These programs follow the school calendar.

Early Morning Program
The Early Morning Program is located in the After School Room. This program begins at 7:00am and continues until 8:00am at which time the students are walked to the school yard. It includes breakfast for a daily charge of $7.00 or $28.00 weekly.  Sibling discounts are available.  

After School Program
St. Clare's After School Program is available Monday through Friday from 2:20pm to 6:30pm. This program usually follows the school calendar. Refer to the calendar each month. The program provides a snack, the opportunity for children to complete their homework, and free time.

The cost of this program is $15.00 per day for one child on regular school days and $20.00 per day for one child on half days of school. Discounts apply for siblings. Weekly discounts are available if the weekly fee is paid in full on the Monday of that week.


Tuition is a fee to educate a child for the year. St. Clare Catholic Academy tries to accommodate families by allowing tuition to be paid in monthly installments.


Tuition, Registration fee, Re-registration fee, Book fee, Application fee are NON-REFUNDABLE.

Tuition is not prorated once classes have begun for the year.  For example, students who attend classes and withdraw after September 7, 2017 will be charged the full year’s tuition. Students who choose not to attend St. Clare School will not be refunded any tuition paid as a seat was held for that child.


Payment Schedule:
Tuition is a fee to educate a child for the year. St. Clare Academy tries to accommodate families by offering a payment plan over a 10 month period. Tuition collection for the 2017-2018 school year will begin June 15th, 2017 to March 15th, 2018. Parents paying in full by June 30th, 2017 will receive a discount of $125.

Tuition payments may be paid by check or money order. Should a check be returned for non-sufficient funds, a $30 fee will be added to your account and only money orders will be accepted.

If you have questions about tuition, please contact Ms. Arbitello-Pinnock at 718 528-7174.


     Pre-K for All
Grade Tuition
Pre-K for All Free
Grades K - 8
    Number of Children      Tuition         

One Child

Two Children $6,650.00
Three Children $8,850.00
Pre-K for All Free


Grades K - 8
Number of Children Tuition
One Child $4,300.00
Two Children $6,800.00
Three Children $9,050.00

 *Each Tuition price does not include the $200.00 Fundraising Fee –

A $200.00 fee will be added to the tuition rates above. The fee is only added into your tuition one time regardless of the number of children you have registered. 

Families who participate in fundraisers (candy sales and walk-a-thon) totaling $400.00, will be credited $200.00 to their March 15, 2018 payment


Financial assistance is available.

In order to be considered for assistance, every family MUST fill out the TADS application regardless of whether or not they have applied in the past.

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137-25 Brookville Blvd.
Rosedale, NY 11422
Phone: (718) 528-7174
Fax: (718) 528-4389
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