St. Francis Xavier School

215 Betz Pl,
Metairie, LA, 70005-0700
Tel: (504)833-1471
As a Roman Catholic school, St. Francis Xavier is dedicated to creating an environment in which a Christian way of thought and life permeates all facets of the educational program by focusing on the spiritual, moral, intellectual, individual, social, physical, and cultural growth of its students.
St. Francis Xavier School imparts the rich traditions of the Catholic Church, providing instruction in faith, morality, decision-making and ethics in conformity with Catholic doctrine.
Students are encouraged to become aware of their gifts and limitations, realizing that there will always be greater or lesser persons than themselves in their lives.
The school strives to instill self-esteem, self-realization, self-reliance, and self-responsibility.
The purpose of the curriculum is to provide each student with the academic skills necessary to gain entrance into an appropriate high school and the basic skill necessary to function in a complex society.
Taking into account the varied abilities of its students, this school also offers many and varied courses and services to meet the intellectual needs of its students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 457 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Metairie Park Country Day School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Metairie Park Country Day School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Metairie Park Country Day School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Metairie Metairie Park Country Day School
    300 Park Road
    Metairie , LA , 70005
    (504)849-3100
    0.2  mi  |  710  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Metairie
    St. Catherine Of Siena
    (Roman Catholic)
    400 Codifer Blvd
    Metairie , LA , 70005
    (504)831-1166
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  972  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • New Orleans St. Anthony Of Padua School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    4601 Cleveland Avenue
    New Orleans , LA , 70119
    (504)488-4426
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  164  students  |  Gr.  NS-7
  • Metairie St. Angela Merici School
    (Roman Catholic)
    835 Melody Dr
    Metairie , LA , 70002
    (504)835-8491
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  478  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • New Orleans Jesuit High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    4133 Banks St
    New Orleans , LA , 70119
    (504)483-3817
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.7  mi  |  1286  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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