Morning Star School

Tel: (727)544-6036
Grades: 1-12 | 84 students
  • Morning Star Catholic School, a mission of the Catholic Diocese of St. Petersburg, recognizes the unique educational needs of students.
  • The purpose of Morning Star School is to offer students a Christian and caring learning environment where they are able to succeed.
  • The positive is accentuated to help the students recognize their potential.
  • Building self-esteem and self-confidence is integrated into the curriculum of language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, physical education, computer, library, art, and music.
  • Students receive the specialized services of speech and occupational therapy as part of the school day.
  • The administration, faculty, staff, and parents work together to provide an ungraded academic curriculum in which students can achieve their potential academically, socially, and spiritually.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 84 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 33%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
42%
Average Class Size 10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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