School Details

St Jude School

707 Monroe Turnpike, Monroe, CT 06468
(203) 261-3619

(out of 10)

Private Grades PK-8 184 students 12 students/teacher (CT avg is 12)

Test Scores by grade

About this school

St Jude School is a private middle school in Monroe. 184 children attend St Jude School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. The ratio of students to teachers at St Jude School is 12:1. Jockey Hollow School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities


  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish


  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • P.E. classes
  • Softball
  • Tennis

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 92% %
Hispanic 5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 3% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    St. Jude School is a wonderful school for our children. The focus on the school is a "faith-based community" and that is very important to our family. Our children have grown and excelled in their years at St. Jude. I would highly recommend any parent looking for a quality education for their children to schedule time with the principal to walk around the school. After you spend time speaking with her and the students you will not be disappointed.

  • (1 year ago)

    I completely disagree with the comment about the principal (who has now been named the permanent principal). She truly has her finger on the pulse of the school and makes continuous improvements to the curriculum. She is a no nonsense leader who can relate to parents as easily as students. Having been in the public school system I can say there is no comparison. At St. Jude the entire child is taught meaning values are instilled in them on a daily basis. This coupled with the strong academic foundation which the school gives the students has prepared my child well for the future. I wouldn't choose any other school!

  • (1 year ago)

    Too small limited resources poorly trained teachers and an interim principal that falls far short of excellence. Monroe public schools far superior.

  • (2 years ago)

    I'm thankful to be part of St. Jude School community since 2004. I currently have two children in the school and I have seen them grow and become inspired to accelerate and challange themselves as individuals of faith in academics as well as morals and ethics in a supportive and nuturing environment. These attributes of St. Jude school will help guide my children in their future endeavors.

  • (2 years ago)

    St. Jude has been a wonderful experience for both our kids and us as parents. The education is exceptional. This became most clear when the children went on to high school and discovered they were more prepared for that challenge than most of their classmates.

  • (5 years ago)

    Our oldest son started St. Jude as an 8th grade student 3 years ago. He had a horrible experience at our town's public middle school and so our goal was to get him in a more positive environment and prepare him for the transition into high school. It was the best decision we ever made!! Mrs. Dunn the school's principal was very attentive to our concerns and worked with us to make his move into the school seamless! The school community was so welcoming... faculty staff parents and students! Because of this postive experience last year we transferred our daughter from our local public elementary school into St. Jude for 4th grade and put our youngest son into kindergarten. I know that they are in great hands academically spiritually and emotionally!

  • (5 years ago)

    I have 3 children who have attended this school. My youngest will be graduating for 8th grade this year. We have been at this school for 14 years. It is a loving caring respectful place to learn. Our faith has been reinforced and nurished at St Jude's. The academics are excellent and my other children were well prepared for high school and are excelling academically and St Jude's is the reason.

  • (6 years ago)

    we've been @ St. Judes for 5 years. My daughter has always excelled in math and reading test scores several years ahead. Amazing teacher-student ration who teach not only academics but moral and ethical qualities and responsibilies for these students to excell in all their future endeavors. AMAZING!

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