Admissions and Enrollment

Email [email protected] to schedule.
We are accepting applications for 2023/2024. 
Choosing the right school for your children is one of the most important gifts you can bestow on them. We appreciate your interest in joining the St. Stephen of Hungary School (SSHS) community. SSHS is an award winning Catholic School, in the Archdiocese of New York, with a rich heritage of academic excellence. 
All are welcome to apply. The goal of our admissions process is to objectively determine each candidate's potential to thrive at SSHS throughout their elementary school education. 
For those candidates who are accepted, the family is asked to confirm enrollment within two weeks by submitting the contract and the non-refundable two month tuition deposit. 
Please check out our virtual tour which can be found here.
To submit an Application  Click Here. 
If you do not already have one, you will be asked to create an account with our Enrollment Management vendor: Blackbaud (BBID).
You may go back to your account at any time to work on the Application. 
Please email [email protected] with any questions. 

What are the age requirements for admission to Saint Stephen School?

In accordance with the Archdiocesan of New York’s regulations, students will be considered/admitted for the school year only if they are the correct age for that program/grade by December 31st.
Pre K 3 Program - must be 3 years old 
Pre K 4 Program - must be 4 years old
Kindergarten - must be 5 years old
First Grade - must be 6 years old 
All children must be toilet trained upon entering the school.