St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School Blog

Access to a World Class Education Through Affordable Means

Posted by Jon Kunz on Feb 9, 2018 10:01:47 AM

A few months ago, my family embarked on one of the true adventures in the life of a family - we moved for the first time.  At first, my daughters appeared unfazed.  Rambunctious and stubborn, they continued to bother our neighbors with enthusiastic, unscheduled outdoor performances of “Sing” and “Descendants”.  But, then it happened.  While driving to look at what would eventually become our new home, my older daughter rode in the backseat with a pensive and forlorn look in her eyes.  When we got out of the car I asked her why she was sad.  

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Topics: St. Stephens and St. Agnes, School search, Looking at private schools, Financial Aid

You asked. They answered. Student panel insights.

Posted by Jon Kunz on Nov 2, 2017 9:51:05 AM

St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School recently held an Upper School Information Night as a part of the admission process.  Honestly, we were blown away by the positive feedback and the level of interest generated after the event from families who attended, those who missed it, and those who are just discovering us.  And we've listened to you! That's why we are excited to share with you some video footage we gathered from the evening. 

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Topics: St. Stephens and St. Agnes, School search, Looking at private schools

Decoding the SSAT and other Spooky Private School Tales!

Posted by Jon Kunz on Oct 31, 2017 12:13:51 PM

If you are reading this information, chances are you have either registered your child to take the SSAT or are in the consideration stage. Regardless, the information below will serve to answer some of your questions regarding the SSAT directly from an admission officer’s point of view. Read on and begin the decoding process!

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Topics: School search, Looking at private schools, choosing a school

Come As You Are

Posted by Jen Desautels on Oct 26, 2017 2:30:45 PM

At St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes, we often say that this is a place where you can come as you are. Your children will be respected and celebrated for their gifts and talents—those both known and currently unknown—and you will find that here, they will dream big, sing loudly, and work hard without you ever having to worry they are losing sight of who they are and who you know them to be.

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Topics: St. Stephens and St. Agnes, School search, become ready, Looking at private schools

Become Ready!

Practical Advice for Parents of School-Aged Children

Through this blog we intend to share the ways in which our students become ready. We will highlight our faculty, experts in their fields; we will dive into topics such as the joyfulness of learning, the balance of school and home, college readiness, and service. We hope to offer sound advice and guidance, while also sharing what it really means to be a member of our Saints community.

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