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    to St. Peter's School

    Faith | Character | Academics

    Established in 1844, St. Peter’s School is the oldest Catholic school in New York State. Serving the Poughkeepsie and Hyde Park communities for over 170 years, we provide a nurturing learning environment where students achieve their full potential. The school offers a rigorous academic program, utilizing Blended Learning and Centers-Based instruction, rooted in the teachings and values of the Catholic faith. We develop well-rounded young adults who are prepared to face the academic challenges of high school and beyond.

  • News

    • Friday, September 15th, we will be having a dress down day for the victims of Hurricane  Harvey.  A flyer was sent home about donations to be brought in or bring in a $1.00 donation. All dress down rules apply.
    • Event to benefit St Peters School - Monday September 25, 2017. Dine to Donate- Support this cause by presenting this invitation to the Poughkeepsie Texas Roadhouse® location and Texas Roadhouse® will donate 10% of your total food purchases to the fundraiser! Good for Dine in or Take out *Electronic version of the flyer is accepted    Click on the title to see the flyer 2323 South Rd, Poughkeepsie, NY
    • Due to the current unavailability of the Green Polo Shirt at Little Darlings, students may wear the Yellow Polo Shirt with the Khaki options.
    • Enrollment is still Open for 2017-18! There is still time to enroll your child for the upcoming school year. We invite prospective parents and students to experience St. Peter's school : call us at (845) 471-6600 x 200 to schedule a visit at St. Peter's School.
    • We invite you to experience St. Peter's School in action by visiting us any time during the year. See our high quality elementary school classes for yourself.
    • Through a combined effort of St. Peter's Parish led by Father Pat and Saint Peter's School the whole school building is having new lights installed in the hallways, bathrooms, classrooms and cafeteria. These new lights are brighter and energy efficient. The classrooms are getting new light covers too. Click on the title for some pictures.
    • With a grant that was obtained by our Principal, Mrs. Susan Traudt, we were able to continue the parking lot improvements by having the lot lined with parking spaces, crosswalks and fire lanes. These improvements will help with improving safety and convenience for all. Click on the title to see pictures.