Our Lady Star of the Sea Elementary School
Ms. Patricia Gandelman, Assistant Principal
Founded by the Sisters of Charity in 1959, Our Lady of the Sea School is dedicated to all student’s growth in faith, academics, personal awareness, social interaction and future success. Through diverse classroom instruction, teachers strive to instill strong Christian values, a desire to learn, the ability to meet challenges and a rich understanding of the world.
Grades Pre-K to 8; Our Lady Star of the Sea offers a rigorous curriculum from Pre-K (3 and 4 year olds) to grade 8 in a fully air-conditioned building. Our enrichment programs include Art, Music, Computer classes, for all students, as well as Spanish for grades PreK to 5. We have a very active chapter of the National Junior Honor Society. Our students are invited to participate in STEM programs such as Bricks for Kidz Stem program for grades K to 5; Super Nova Stem Program for grades 5 and 6, and the SOLE program with St. Joseph by the Sea HS for students in grades 6-8. In addition to a fully equipped technology lab, we have Chromebook deployment from grades K to 5 and in grades 6-8 we utilize iPads for all subjects. At Our Lady Star of the Sea, students have the opportunity to become involved in Social Justice Issues within our community. In order to keep our students safe and healthy we have an ADAPP counselor is available 3 days a week, a full-time Department of Health Nurse and 2 full-time security guards. We also offer a fully inclusive sports program.