St Francis De Sales School

38 Granville St
Newark, OH 43055-0430
     Tel: (740)345-4049
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 421 students
St. Francis de Sales School is committed to creating a loving and caring Catholic community where teaching and learning supports all children in becoming the best they can be in mind, body, and spirit.
Catholic theology recognizes parents as being primarily responsible for the education of their children.
Therefore, collaboration between the family, school, and parish staff is essential to the success of each child and to the success of the overall St. Francis de Sales community.
The schools of the Diocese of Columbus are committed to developing productive citizens of the world capable of responding appropriately to differences among people and meeting the challenges of a rapidly changing society.
At St. Francis, we firmly believe and fully participate in this commitment.
This is evidenced in our strong technology program, our emphasis on developing thinking and reasoning skills for students at all age levels, and our on-going efforts to develop the whole person.
The mission of St. Francis de Sales School is to create a loving and caring Catholic community where teaching and learning support all children in becoming the best they can be in mind, body, and spirit.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Reading & Math Lab; Speech
Year Founded 1850

Student Body

Total Students 421 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St Francis De Sales School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 23 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketballCheering,
FootballGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. 6th Grade Camp, 8th Grade Ropes, Altar Serving, Boy Scouts, DARE, Daisies, Days of Creation, Girl Scouts, Mass Choir, Music Lessons, Performances, School-wide Retreats, Science/History Day, Service Projects, Spelling Bee, Virtue of the Month, Weekly All School Mass, Youth Choir 6th Grade Camp, Altar Serving, Boy Scouts, DARE, Daisies, Girl Scouts, Mass Choir, Music Lessons, Performances, Spelling Bee, Youth Choir, 8th Grade Ropes,
Days of Creation,
School-wide Retreats,
Science/History Day,
Service Projects,
Virtue of the Month,
Weekly All School Mass,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Newark Catholic High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kairos Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Licking County Christian Academy (2.9 miles away)
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  • NewarkKairos Academy
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    61 N 6th Street
    NewarkOH 43055
    (740)345-1995
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 15 students | Gr. 2-8                      
  • NewarkBlessed Sacrament School
      (Roman Catholic)
    394 E Main St
    NewarkOH 43055
    (740)345-4125
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.2 mi | 178 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • NewarkNewark Catholic High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 Green Wave Dr
    NewarkOH 43055
    (740)344-3594
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | 245 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HeathNewark Seventh-day Adventist School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    701 Linnville Rd
    HeathOH 43056
    (740)323-1531
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2 mi | 4 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • NewarkMontessori Community
    Montessori School
    621 Country Club Dr
    NewarkOH 43055
    (740)344-9411
    Montessori School
    2.2 mi | 119 students | Gr. K                      

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