St. Leo School

333 Springdale Avenue,
Winston Salem, NC, 27104-0271
     Tel: (336)748-8252
Grades: PK - 8 | 248 students
St. Leo School serves families with children in PS through 8th grade.
The traditional Catholic School curriculum emphasizes excellence in reading, math and fine arts.
Foreign language( Chinese, Spanish, French) is offered at all grade levels.
Science, Social Studies, Physical Education and Technology are also important parts of our balanced curriculum.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Education Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 1953
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2005

Student Body

Total Students 248 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade St. Leo School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 15%
Average Class Size 28 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Tuition Notes family sibling discount
% on Financial Aid 15%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Admissions Director lshutt@stleocatholic.com
Admissions Associate Donna Birkel

School Notes:

  • Nationally Recognized Blue Ribbon School in 2005
  • Librarian received the NCEA distinguished Teacher of the Year Award in 2007
  • Our Active Student Council "Lights the Way" to help those in need in our community.
  • In both 2010& 2011 the School sponsored Veterans for the Flight of Honor
  • In 2011 a St. Leo 6th grade student won the state Geography Bee and represented the NC at the National Geographic Bee

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kingswood School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingswood School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Pauls Episcopal Preschool (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winston SalemKingswood School
    Alternative School
    1001 Reynolda Rd
    Winston SalemNC27104
    (336)721-7632
    Alternative School
    0.6 mi | 34 students | Gr. 5-11                      
  • Winston SalemSt. Pauls Episcopal Preschool
    Special Program Emphasis  (Episcopal)
    520 Summit St
    Winston SalemNC27101
    (336)723-4395
    Special Program Emphasis  (Episcopal)
    0.9 mi | 8 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • Winston SalemRedeemer School
      (Presbyterian)
    1046 Miller Street
    Winston SalemNC27103
    (336)724-9460
      (Presbyterian)
    1.5 mi | 137 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Winston SalemSalem Baptist Christian School
      (Baptist)
    429 S Broad St
    Winston SalemNC27101
    (336)725-6113
      (Baptist)
    1.6 mi | 318 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Winston SalemSummit School
    2100 Reynolda Rd
    Winston SalemNC27106
    (336)722-2777
    1.7 mi | 469 students | Gr. PK-9                      

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