St. Peters Catholic School

1035 Hampton St,
Columbia, SC, 29201-0292
Tel: (803)252-8285
The mission of St. Peter's Catholic  School is to prepare our students for lives of faith, virtue and excellence.
 We accomplish this by nurturing  and challenging the whole child--intellectually, physically, and spiritually--so that each child achieves his or her God-given potential.
The K4 to 6th grade program is academically excellent.
 Our students consistently score above grade level on the Iowa Test of Basic Skills.
  Our convenient location in the center of the Captial City allows our teachers to take advantage of the many resources Columbia offers.
 Currently there are twelve different religious backgrounds in our student body.
 We welcome all who enter our doors. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1852

Student Body

Total Students 115 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St. Peters Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,294
Tuition Notes Tuition listed above is for Non-Parishioners. Parishioner rate is $4995.00
Admissions Director Kathy Preston

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Children's Choir, Cooking Club, Minding Your Manners, Piano, Tap/Ballet, Tiny Techz, Writing Art Club, Cooking Club, Piano, Tap/Ballet, Tiny Techz, Writing, Children's Choir,
Minding Your Manners,

School Notes:

  • • Catholic Faith & Traditions Develop Excellent, Virtuous Character • SACS (Southern Association of Colleges & Schools) Accredited for over 40 years • Challenging A+ Academics,K4-6 • Full & Half-Day K-4 Program • Individualized Instruction Based on Identified Strengths & Weaknesses • Small, Nurturing Classes • Families from 12 Different Religious Backgrounds • Strong Reading Program for Future Success • Financial Aid for Affordable Excellence • Outstanding Music Program with USC School of Music • After-School Program Offers Opportunities To Develop Talents & Interests
  • Profile last updated: 05/07/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Montessori College of Early Learning (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Right Direction Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Andrews Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • Columbia Right Direction Christian Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    Po Box 21672
    Columbia , SC , 29221
    (803)798-1230
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.3  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Columbia
    St. Andrews Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    Po Box 21688
    Columbia , SC , 29221
    (803)772-1556
    (Christian)
    0.3  mi  |  84  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Columbia
    Trinity Cathedral Child Care Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    1100 Sumter St
    Columbia , SC , 29201
    (803)254-5819
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    0.5  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Columbia
    St Martin De Porres School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2225 Hampton St
    Columbia , SC , 29204
    (803)254-5477
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  58  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Columbia
    Montessori College of Early Learning
    Montessori School
    PO Box 711
    Columbia , SC , 29202
    (803)772-3317
    Montessori School
    1.5  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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