St. Ambrose Catholic School is a vital part of the St. Ambrose Parish ministry to youth and offers a Catholic education in a fully accredited environment. Our school community serves children in grades Pre-K (three-year-olds) through eighth grade using a challenging curriculum that reflects our Catholic Christian values. Students benefit from exposure to state-of-the-art technology, fine arts, sports, extracurricular activities, and daily faith-filled interactions. Outstanding teachers provide a compassionate and challenging learning environment where students consistently outperform national averages on the Terra Nova standardized test.


  • Location: Godfrey, Illinois in the greater metropolitan St. Louis area
  • Established: 1947
  • Grades: Pre-K 3 – eighth grade
  • School Hours: 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
  • Enrollment: 240
  • Teachers: 16
  • Teachers’ aides: 5
  • Governance: Diocese of Springfield in Illinois
  • Accreditation: Illinois State Board of Education and the Diocese of Springfield in Illinois

School Information

School Phone: 618-466-4216
School Fax: 618-466-4575
School website: www.stambrosegodfrey.org
Fast Direct: www.fastdir.com/stambrosegodfrey
Parish Phone: 618-466-2921

Weekend Mass Schedule: Sat. 4:30 p.m., Sun. 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Weekday Mass Schedule: 8:15 a.m. T-W-Th-F, 5:30 p.m. Monday
Sacrament of Penance: Saturday from 3:30-4:00 p.m. or by appointment