St. Rita School
...the place to be where the love of Christ is lived and shared.
1601 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT 06517
Phone: (203) 248.3114
Business Office: (203) 248.5513
St. Rita News

What's in the News

With everything going on at St. Rita School, we always have something newsworthy to share. We enjoy letting you know about the great things our students are accomplishing and the important activities happening at school. Check back often!

Our Grandparent Connection

We encourage you to join our Grandparent Connection! This valuable resource will afford grandparents the opportunity to stay informed about the happenings at St. Rita School. Sign up now!


Stay up to date with what is going on at St. Rita. We encourage you to check out our newsletter located under the News and Notes section to make sure you don't miss a thing!

Auditions for Into The Woods Jr.

All students in grades 5-8 are welcome to audition for Into the Woods Jr. on Saturday, January 13 from 12:30-3:00 p.m.

No experience or preparation necessary to audition! Students should wear comfortable clothes and be ready to play improv games, learn about the show, and learn songs from the show. We will cast all who attend.

Students are encouraged to bring water and a snack. Be prepared to stay the entire time. Rehearsal schedules are available that day, but students cast as leads will rehearse after school on Mondays and Wednesdays, the full company will rehearse each Saturday from 1:00-3:00 p.m.

Candy Cane Grams

Wish someone special a Merry Christmas with a candy cane gram! The cost is $2 each or three for $5. We will deliver the candy cane grams during the week of December 18. All proceeds benefit our 8th grade graduation. Order forms and payment are due by Wednesday, December 13. Please see our candy cane gram flyer for more information.

Winter Break

Winter break is on Friday, December 22 through Monday, January 1. School resumes on Tuesday, January 2. We wish you and your families a very happy holiday season!

Open House

St. Rita School is gearing up for the 2018-2019 school year. Help us spread the word about our upcoming open house for prospective families on Sunday, January 21, 2018!

First Holy Communion

Our second graders are working towards their first holy communion. Please take a moment to view our list of important dates for the 2018 first holy communion