St. Francis School

11000 W Highway 42,
Goshen, KY, 40026-0402
Tel: (502)228-1197
Grades: PK - 8 | 325 students
Through diverse and challenging learning opportunities within a nurturing community, St. Francis School validates the intrinsic worth of each child and supports the intellectual, emotional, and spiritual growth that enriches students' lives and empowers them to become responsible people.
St. Francis School holds that academic excellence is a dimension of personal excellence and lies within the grasp of every child; is committed to a developmentally appropriate curriculum attuned to the learning style of the student; promotes a climate of respect, compassion, and responsibility for oneself and to the community; and encourages a collaborative partnership among faculty, students and parents.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 325 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade St. Francis School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kentucky Country Day School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Francis Preschool (4.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Francis Preschool (4.3 miles away)
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  • Harrods Creek St. Francis Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 250
    Harrods Creek , KY , 40027
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    4.3  mi  |  191  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Louisville Kentucky Country Day School
    4100 Springdale Rd
    Louisville , KY , 40241
    4.9  mi  |  936  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
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    The Chance School
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    Louisville , KY , 40222
    5.6  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
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    Louisville , KY , 40241
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