Welcome to
St. Agnes School

A School You Can Believe In

St Agnes School allows all children to discover and nurture their talents and abilities by offering a variety of experiences.
Author's Night: All students write and illustrate their own books which are published for this exciting annual event.

Athletics: Basketball is offered for grades 3-6. Swimming is offered through the after school program. There is early release time for the Lake Placid Ski Program.
Music & Drama: Students' talents in music and drama shine at the Christmas concert and pageant, the spring musical and on American Spirit Day.

Science Fair: This is an exciting night of experiments, demonstrations, research projects and inventions for all young scientists.
"St. Agnes School provides a permanent foundation for Christian faith and offers an environment to develop a comfortable relationship with adults where respect is fostered." - Parent
Mentoring: As part of the school's mission to serve others, older children are paired with younger students as reading coaches and homework helpers.

Computer Time: With a ratio of 1 computer for every 4 students, children use computers extensively in language arts, for research reports and to enrich math activities.
Field Trips: At SAS education extends beyond the classroom to include cultural and community events at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts, visits to area museums, businesses, sports venues and to the Visitor's Interpretive Center at Paul Smiths.

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.....Dedicated teachers who inspire students to achieve to their fullest potential.

....Pre-K - 6th grade classes with no more than 18 students per class provides each student individual attention.

....Kindergarten is either full day or half day depending on the needs of each family.

....Fair share tuition makes a SAS education possible for all families.

....After School Homework/Recreation Program from 2:30 - 5:30 pm daily offers crafts, games, swimming, outdoor play, snacks and quiet homework time.

....Special services shared with Lake Placid Elementary School include School Psychologist, Speech Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Physical Therapist. SAS also offers an Academic Intervention Service.

....A delicious, nutritious hot lunch program is provided daily. A free and reduced price lunch is available.

....Religious instruction K- 6 provides opportunities for students of all faiths to participate in prayer services.

....Physical education, art, music, and technology instruction expand and enrich our academic programs.

The Mission of St Agnes School is to educate the whole child spiritually, academically and socially. To fulfill this SAS provides a safe, nurturing, learning environment in which children are treated with respect as they develop to their full potential.


Academic Excellence

With a curriculum that follows New York State standards and a learning environment that is small, structured and nurturing, no child is overlooked. In fact.....

Leadership and Public Speaking

At SAS all students actively participate in assemblies, prayer services and liturgies. Students have opportunities to perform, read and speak to audiences instilling in them the poise and confidence to speak out as leaders and to ask questions in the classroom.

Service To Others

Throughout the year students mentor younger children, collect food for the food pantry, donate to missions, buy gifts for needy children, sing Christmas carols for elderly residents at Greenwood Apartments and raise money to help save the rain forest.

To visit St Agnes School call

St Agnes School
4 Hillcrest Avenue
Lake Placid, New York 12946
(518) 523-3771