St. Francis Of Assisi Catholic Academy

400 Lincoln Road,
Brooklyn, NY, 11225-0112
     Tel: (718)778-3700
Grades: PK - 8 | 324 students
St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Academy, an elementary school located in the Prospect Heights/Lefferts Garden area of Brooklyn, provides quality education rooted in the values of Jesus Christ.
This learning community is dedicated to empowering students to work with others to create a just and peaceful society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning differences
Year Founded 1909

Student Body

Total Students 324 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 94%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade St. Francis Of Assisi Catholic Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 26 students
Average ACT score 70
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,500
Tuition Notes There is financial aid available through Futures in Education and the Bishop's Scholarship program
% on Financial Aid 32%
Average Financial Aid Grant $800
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director S. Theresa Scanlon
Admissions Associate S.Barbara Yander

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, Track and FieldBasketballTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Advisory Groups, Chess Club, Choir, Dance Club, Ecology Club, IPAD Club, Jump rope, KofC Basketball, Science Club, Scrabble, Sewing Chess Club, Choir, Dance Club, Ecology Club, IPAD Club, Jump rope, Science Club, Scrabble, Sewing, Advisory Groups,
KofC Basketball,

School Notes:

  • OPT bus service available
  • Breakfast available at 7:30am
  • Afterschool Program until 6:00pm
  • Speech therapy for those with IESP both during and after dismissal
  • Resource Room for those with IESP both during and after dismissal

Profile last updated: 08/02/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beth Rivka High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary Bobb Learning Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Little Red Riding Hood Corp (0.2 miles away)
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