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    to St. Peter's School

    Faith | Character | Academics

    Established in 1844, St. Peter’s School is the oldest Catholic school in New York State. Serving the Poughkeepsie and Hyde Park communities for over 170 years, we provide a nurturing learning environment where students achieve their full potential. The school offers a rigorous academic program, utilizing Blended Learning and Centers-Based instruction, rooted in the teachings and values of the Catholic faith. We develop well-rounded young adults who are prepared to face the academic challenges of high school and beyond.

  • News

    • We are celebrating Catholic Schools Week this week From January 26th to February 1st. We have lots of exciting activities planned. Check out the Flyers section under Current Families. Also click on the title to read a Catholic Schools Week message from our Superintendent, Mr. Michael Deegan.
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    • Saturday, January 25th, you are invited to an Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser Event from 8:00am to 10:00am.  Pre-purchase your tickets!  Tickets are available in the main office.  More information about the Fundraiser is available on the website. https://stpetersschoolpoughkeepsie.com/weekly-flyers
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    • Do you know of anyone who is interested in Catholic School for next year?  Please spread the word that we will be having a Touring Tuesday on Tuesday, January 7th from 9:00am to 11:00am. The  2020-21 Admissions and Financial Assistance Applications for ALL Kindergarteners and any NEW Students is open.  If you plan on enrolling your child or know of anyone who is interested in  Kindergarten  through 8th grade for the 2020-21 school year, please submit an application and “Save a seat” at www.ApplyCatholicSchoolsNY.org.
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    • 2019-20 TOURING TUESDAY Dates for Prospective Parents
      We invite you to experience St. Peter's School in action by visiting us any time during the year. See our high quality elementary school classes for yourself.
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