St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic School

120 West Oltorf Street
Austin, TX 78704-0787
Tel: (512)442-8547
Grades: PK - 8 | 255 students
St. Ignatius Martyr School provides a Christian environment wherein students in grades Pre-K through 8, teachers, and parents continually strive to build up a community of faith, hope and love that witness to Gospel values through the development of every child's spiritual, intellectual and creative potential.
The school offers a challenging and broad-based curriculum, religious values infused into the curriculum, daily prayer, weekly Mass, a caring family environment, a highly qualified faculty and staff, computers in all classrooms, an after school care program and an extra-curricular sports program for students in grades 5 – 8.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1940

Student Body

Total Students 255 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 23 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,800
% on Financial Aid 22%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,100

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
GolfSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Environmental club, National Junior Honor Society (NJHS), One Act Play, PSIA, Spelling Bee, Student Government, Yearbook One Act Play, PSIA, Spelling Bee, Yearbook, Environmental club,
National Junior Honor Society (NJHS),
Student Government,

School Notes:

All applications must include the following documents: * birth certificate * valid immunization record * certificates of Baptism, First Penance, Confirmation, and Eucharist (if applicable) * Social Security numbers * documents relating to custody arrangements (if applicable) * official transcript (if applicable) A Screening Test is administered to all applicants to determine admission and placement. Acceptance and placement of new students will be based on screening test results, standardized test results, and performance evaluation of the most recent report card. Additional testing, interviews and contact with the sending school may be required prior to acceptance and placement. The decision to admit new students from unaccredited schools or home schools will be preceded by testing and evaluation.

Profile last updated: 09/01/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is San Juan Diego Catholic High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is San Juan Diego Catholic High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori House Of Children (0.6 miles away)
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    (512)447-8516
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