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
Paper windmills made from student artwork and displayed outside in the grass

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!

Last Day of School

Our last day of school is on Monday, June 10. We will dismiss all students at 12:15 p.m. It has been a wonderful school year, and we wish everyone a safe and enjoyable summer!

No School

There is no school on Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day. School resumes on Tuesday, May 28. Enjoy your long weekend!

In Need of Baseball and Softball Photos

We are looking for photos of your child playing baseball or softball at St. Rita School games. Action shots, team photos, coach/player photos, etc. are all welcome. Please post them to your Shutterfly account so we can use them for the sports banquet. Thank you!

Middle School Night

Are you looking for a great middle school experience? Join us for our middle school night on Monday, May 20 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. You will have the opportunity to meet our teachers and learn about all we have to offer. Please RSVP online, and see our middle school night flyer for more information.

Band and Chorus Spring Concert

Please join us for our band and chorus spring concert on Tuesday, May 21 at 6:30 p.m. We look forward to sharing our music with you!

Color Run

Save the date for the St. Rita School color run on Saturday, May 18 at Hamden Town Green. It will be a day of community and color with friends and family, and it is a healthy and fun way to support St. Rita School. Moms, dads, current students, alumni, grandparents, and avid runners will love this event. Please register online by Friday, May 17 at 5:00 p.m. See you at the finish line!

Sports Banquet

Please join us for our sports banquet on Sunday, May 19 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Il Monticello Restaurant as we honor our 5th through 8th grade athletes. There will be food, awards, and fun. We look forward to seeing you there!

Golf Tournament

The St. Rita School 22nd annual golf tournament is on Monday, June 3, and we need your help to make it a success! Are you a golfer, or do you know one? We would love to have you and your friends, family, or business partners attend this fun event! There are many levels available to support the tournament. Do you still need to complete your assessment? Any sponsorship you secure counts toward your family assessment at a rate of 60%! Secure a tee sign for $150 from a local business and $90 counts toward your assessment. Feel free to share the information with anyone you think might have an interest in a day of golf, food, raffles, prizes, and fun! Please see our golf tournament flyer for more information.   

2019 Summer Camp

St. Rita School presents Summer Camp - The place to be…in the summer - June 17-July 26, 2019 - 1601 Ave Hamden, CT - Visit for more informationBelieve it or not, summer is just around the corner! We will once again be offering a six-week, summer-camp program. This program will be open to campers ages 4-14. New this year will be on-site and off-site field trips at no additional cost to the camper.

We offer camp for six weeks starting the week of June 17 through July 26, 2019, but the dates are subject to change if the school year gets extended due to inclement weather. Summer-camp hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for full-time campers and 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for half-day campers. We have extended the camp hours to accommodate working parents, however you may pick up your camper(s) at the time most convenient for your schedule.

Please see our Summer Camp page for more details and registration information.

Sneaker Drive

St. Rita School's sneaker drive is underway, and we are collecting used, worn, or new pairs of sneakers through May 18. Please remember to bag and label your sneakers with your child's name and homeroom. Our goal is 25 pairs of sneakers per classroom. Please contact Joanne Bruno via email or phone at (203) 248.3114 with questions.