St. Francis Of Assisi School

3617 Harford Road,
Baltimore, MD, 21218
     Tel: (410)467-1683
Grades: PK - 8 | 287 students
St. Francis of Assisi School is not just a school--but a way of life.
To this end, we work to create a Catholic Christian school, in order to convey the Gospel spirit of freedom, love and responsibility nurtured through prayer and worship.
In our daily encounters with out students, we seek to embody the message of Jesus.
We aspire to offer our students the guidance necessary to become active participants in that message while affirming their knowledge and understanding of it in their treatment of one another.
We encourage our school community to reach out to the broader community in acts of service.
Academically, we strive to instill in our students an enthusiasm for learning and a thirst for knowledge.
Believing that self-discipline is necessary to engage in higher order thinking skills, we provide a structured environment that challenges students through independent activities as well as co-operative learning experiences.
Adapting our teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles as well as abilities of our students, we adhere to the Archdiocesan curriculum requirements as guides to teaching basic skills.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 287 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Catholic High School of Baltimore (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Zion Christian Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ivey League Learning Center (1.4 miles away)
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  • BaltimoreThe Catholic High School of Baltimore
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    BaltimoreMD21213
    (410)732-6200
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    1.2 mi | 301 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BaltimoreZion Christian Middle School
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    4915 Holder Avenue
    BaltimoreMD21214
    (410)444-9267
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    1.2 mi | 33 students | Gr. 6-8                      
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    BaltimoreMD21218
    (410)889-5054
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  • BaltimoreIvey League Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    1010 E 43rd St
    BaltimoreMD21212
    (410)323-5816
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.4 mi | 5 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • BaltimoreArchbishop Curley High School
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    3701 Sinclair Ln
    BaltimoreMD21213
    (410)485-5000
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    1.4 mi | 560 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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