Cathedral School

701 N Dr Ml King Jr St
Natchez, MS 39120-0391
Tel: (601)442-2531
Grades: PK-12 | 640 students
Cathedral School is an approved member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and meets Non-Public School standards set forth by the Mississippi State Department of Education.
Cathedral School is also a member of the National Catholic Education Association.
Mission of Catholic School is to develop, encourage, and support the spiritual, intellectual, aesthetic, emotional, social and physical growth of each member of our school community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1847

Student Body

Total Students 640 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Cathedral School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Average ACT score 23

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,300
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Stephanie Matheney

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Adams County Christian School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Family Early Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Family Early Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Natchez
    Holy Family Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-KG | 99 students
    0.3 miles
    8 Orange Ave
    Natchez, MS 39120
  • Natchez
    Grades: PK-12 | 429 students
    2.5 miles
    300 Chinquapin Ln
    Natchez, MS 39120
  • Natchez
    Grades: PK-12 | 316 students
    4.1 miles
    1 Mallan G Morgan Dr
    Natchez, MS 39120
  • Vidalia
    Grades: 6 | 1 students
    6.4 miles
    204 Airport Road
    Vidalia, LA 71373
  • Woodville
    Grades: K-12 | 294 students
    32.1 miles
    Po Box 977
    Woodville, MS 39669

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