St. Louis Catholic School

2208 N 23rd Street
Waco, TX 76708-0767
Tel: (254)754-2041
Grades: PK - 8 | 300 students
St. Louis Catholic school is a diocesan Roman Catholic school operated by the St. Louis Parish Community.
The mission of St. Louis School is Christ is our model; St. Louis Catholic School is dedicated to the formation of children in faith, mind and body by fostering personal excellence within the Catholic tradition.
St. Louis School alto provide excellence in educational programs; and to live out the gospel message in service.
St. Louis school will teach the foundations of Catholic doctrine, belief and practice, while developing a sense of family and community; an atmosphere for spiritual growth through prayer and worship; a personal awareness and concern for non-violence, social justice and service; and an educational program providing a background of excellence in all academic and skill areas which are essential to the development of the child.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 300 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 37%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade St. Louis Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(All students wear uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Apr. 1
Tuition Notes varies according to grade and parish/nonparish status
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Peggy Herbert
Admissions Associate Brandy Kramolis

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballFootball,
SoccerTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Reicher Catholic High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waco Montessori School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Waco Montessori School (1.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waco
    Grades: 9-12 | 227 students
    0.1 miles
    2102 N 23rd Street
    Waco, TX 76708
    (254)752-8349
    0.19-12
    227
  • Waco
    Waco Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-6 | 215 students
    1.6 miles
    1920 Columbus Ave
    Waco, TX 76701
    (254)754-3966
    1.6NS-6
    215
  • Waco
    Grades: PK-4 | 83 students
    1.7 miles
    321 North 30th Street
    Waco, TX 76710
    (254)756-4841
    1.7PK-4
    83
  • Waco
    Grades: NS-6 | 116 students
    1.9 miles
    517 Columbus Avenue
    Waco, TX 76701
    (254)753-0246
    1.9NS-6
    116
  • Waco
    Grades: 5-12 | 172 students
    2 miles
    4600 Sanger Ave
    Waco, TX 76710
    (254)772-5474
    25-12
    172

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