Grades: PK - 7 | 442 students
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 Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten - 7|
|Total Students||442 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||15%
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||16 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||28:1
National avg.: 13:1
- School Location Miles Grades Students
MetairieGrades: PK-12 | 710 students
300 Park Road
Metairie, LA 70005
New OrleansGrades: NS-7 | 154 students
4601 Cleveland Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70119
MetairieGrades: PK-7 | 428 students
835 Melody Dr
Metairie, LA 70002
New OrleansGrades: 8-12 | 1335 students
4133 Banks St
New Orleans, LA 70119
New OrleansGrades: NS-8 | 266 students
6249 Canal Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70124
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