St. Francis Episcopal Day School

335 Piney Point Road,
Houston, TX, 77024-0770
Tel: (713)458-6112
Grades: NS - 8 | 837 students
For 60 years, St. Francis Episcopal Day School has been nurturing children from 18 months to eighth grade in an environment that emphasizes both scholastic excellence and emotional growth.
The school combines rigorous academics and thoughtful religious instruction with competitive athletics, superb fine arts, advanced technological instruction, and compassionate service programs to create a truly inspired education. St. Francis’ offerings are guided by the school’s four cornerstones—faith, scholarship, courage and honor—and students are encouraged to develop moral integrity and character, unique intellectual and physical capacities, an appreciation for and ability to engage in creative expression, and a respect for all people and for our diverse society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1952

Student Body

Total Students 837 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade St. Francis Episcopal Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 27%
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Pre-AP English, Pre-AP Math, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Varies by division)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 12 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition costs vary by grade level. For more information, please visit our website at
% on Financial Aid 7%
Admissions Director Margaret Ann Casseb
Admissions Associate Lydia Urbanek


Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Field HockeyFootball,
TennisTrack and Field,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 08/04/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Kinkaid School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chapelwood School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Kinkaid School (0.6 miles away)
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