WILTON, Conn. — Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School-Wilton, a co-educational National Blue Ribbon School, is inviting parents to an open house.
It is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 16, from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Our Lady of Fatima is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the State of Connecticut. Programs offered include Pre-Kindergarten for 3’s and 4’s and Kindergarten through Grade 8. Small class sizes allow for individualized instruction and mastery of core academic concepts, achieving excellence beyond standardized testing norms.
Classroom instruction benefits from the latest innovations in teaching including STEM curriculum. Experienced and caring teachers create a nurturing environment that motivates children to reach their highest potential.
Students’ weekly schedules include classes in Physical Education, Art, Library, STEM Robotics, Computers and Music. In addition, students in fifth through eighth grades receive instruction in either Spanish or French. National Junior Honor Society recognition is achieved by the majority of seventh- and eighth-graders students each year. Graduates consistently achieve honors recognition at area public, parochial and private high schools.
The Pre-Kindergarten Program, the entry point for the school, offers a choice of either five full-days (8:15 a.m. to 2:50 p.m.) or five half-days (8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p m.) depending on your child’s developmental needs. The program prepares children by providing academic readiness, structure and socialization experiences within a nurturing environment.
A hallmark of the school is the emphasis on “Service above Self,” with projects and community events scheduled throughout the year to develop strong character, moral values, and respect for self and others.
A number of extracurricular activities are also offered, including cross-country, field hockey and basketball programs; after-school band; a school musical and special interest clubs. To meet the needs of working parents, the school opens at 7:30 a.m. and offers a supportive and flexible after-school program that operates daily until 6 p.m.
For admissions information, contact Stan Steele, Principal at 203.762.8100, or visit www.olfcatholic.org .
Our Lady of Fatima School is located at 225 Danbury Road in Wilton.