A Special Visit

 Our photo gallery has some beautiful photos of our students from a special visit from Briana Podlovits from the Diocese of Brooklyn. 

St. Francis of Assisi

Today we celebrate the Feast of Francis of Assisi with our St. Rose Families and their pets.  Fr. Kuroly blessed all the animals in person and/or in their picture brought by the students and their families.  Phil, the mascot of Pre3 our nursery class, was given a special blessing as well. 

Our Future Scientists

Our 7th Graders with Ms. Hafford busy studying the periodic table in our new Stem Lab.  Our future scientists of the world!!


Welcome back and welcome to our new students and families!  All the best for another successful school year at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Academy.   Welcome to our new stem lab!

Summer Time !!!

 Enjoy a safe and wonderful summer — See you all in September!!

Fight the Cut in Aid to Catholic Schools


For four decades, New York State has reimbursed Catholic and other nonpublic schools for “mandated services.” This has nothing to do with curriculum. Instead, it covers such state requirements as safety standards, state test proctoring and reporting, etc. Now the state is changing the formula for calculating reimbursements in a way that will mean cuts to our schools, even as publics and charters get ever more money. Take action below by sending the prewritten email message or tweet to your elected officials rejecting cuts for mandated services reimbursement.

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I was notified by the Superintendent of the Brooklyn Diocese, Dr. Chadzutko, that St. Rose of Lima Catholic Academy was awarded an $85,000 grant to have a fulyl operational STEM Lab installed by LABLEARNER for the coming 2017-2018 school year.  This shows great faith in our academy and staff.  We feel very honored to be chosen for this opportunity.  We will be committed to the training and to giving your children the opportunity to be on the cutting edge of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math!! (http://www.lablearner.com )

TriState Italian American Scholarships

Congratulations to Giovanni, Katelyn, Garry, Madison and their families on being the recipients of the TriState Italian American Scholarships this year.  A beautiful ceremony were held at The Cathedral Basilica of St. James with Bishop Massa and Msgr. Jamie Gigantiello.

St. Rose of Lima Freezes Tuition Prices

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Academy - Rockaway Beach Queens

The 2017-2018 school year tuition prices have been announced and it’s great news!  The tuition scale has been frozen for 2017-2018 and will remain the same prices and categories as 2016-2017.