St. Jude the Apostle School of Wynantskill, New York is an educational ministry of St. Jude the Apostle Parish. In the spirit of Jude, a servant of Jesus Christ, we are committed to teaching children Christian values in a caring, nurturing environment within our Pre-K through Grade Five elementary school. Our student body is comprised of children from throughout the Capital District, coming from a variety of backgrounds.
St. Jude the Apostle School is dedicated to providing excellent academic programs that enable every child to develop spiritually, intellectually, socially and emotionally. The school follows the New York State Next Generation learning standards and Diocesan curriculum guidelines in religion, language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, art, music, Spanish, and physical education. Educating a child at St. Jude the Apostle School is a collaborative effort between school and families. Partnerships between school and home are essential in guiding every child to reach his/her potential.
We teach our students to value knowledge as a means of learning. A variety of
methods are used to obtain the goals of New York State and Diocesan curriculum. Instruction that encompasses all learning modalities: visual, auditory, reading/writing and kinesthetic, is utilized throughout all grade levels to foster academic success and a life-long love of learning.
All members of St. Jude the Apostle School Community seek truth, practice
Christian virtues, and respect all people, thus imitating Christ in their daily lives.