Christian-based community that fosters lifelong bonds and friendships for students as well as parents
Being a Prekindergarten through 8th grade school, there is a great continuity that exists between the grade levels
We offer different levels of education for reading and math
We offer a variety of sports for boys and girls to participate in starting in 4th grade
We offer a variety of clubs for students to join starting as early as kindergarten
We provide both full day and half day prekindergarten
Before and after extended care is provided from 6:30-8:00am and after school from 2:45-6:00pm
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Quite a few of our staff members have pursued higher degrees in various specialized fields
"St. Emily is a school that when you leave, you want to come back; when you enter, you want to stay."
“We’re not just friends, we are family”
“This school does more than teach children – it raises us into mature high school freshmen, ready for anything.”
Approximately 60% of the graduating class was placed in one or more honors/advanced placement courses as a freshman
Many of our staff members went to St. Emily as a child and/or sent their own children through the school which makes them all invested in the future of the school
St. Emily enriches students intellectually, physically, and spiritually and offers a challenging, competitive curriculum with a welcoming, Christian environment
In the last four years, we have had 4 of our alumni graduate as valedictorians from area high schools, and one graduate as salutatorian