An Excellent Educational Program with high scores !
The School is dedicated to developing an academically rigorous curriculum. Using testing data, the analysis of student strengths and weaknesses drives teacher planning, student grouping and curriculum development. As result of this analysis school goals are developed annually. Teachers utilize school resources to enhance academic excellence. By integrating STEM curriculum for grades pre-K through eight school has created a platform for advanced science and technology studies. In recent years St. Ferdinand has revamped its science and math curriculum school wide. The programs currently prepare students to perform successfully in high school. New textbooks and materials were purchased to support these advanced programs. The science program offers a full lab experience for grades 7-8 St Ferdinand School has been a recipient of several science and Math grants to emphasize the use of high-yield instructional strategies and technology in math and science. In the past, the school has hosted many seminars for other schools in the diocese including development of standards based math and science curriculum, data driven decision making, curriculum mapping and use of technology.