Saint Paul the Apostle School

720 S. Floyd Road,
Richardson, TX, 75080-0750
Tel: (972)235-3263
Grades: PK - 8 | 321 students
Saint Paul the Apostle School has served the Dallas community for multiple generations.
One thing that hasn't changed during that time is our simple focus: to nurture our children spiritually, academically, and socially as members of our Catholic community.
The mission of Saint Paul the Apostle School is to proclaim the gospel message, to build community, and to educate to service.
Within the school community, the priests, staff, parents, and students experience what it means to live a life of prayer, community, and personal responsibility.
The philosophy of Saint Paul the Apostle School states that the school shares the responsibility with the parents for the religious, intellectual, moral, physical, esthetic and social formation of children.
It is the fundamental goal of Saint Paul the Apostle School to assist the families to develop values, so that the children may apply Christian principles to all facets of their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild to Moderate Learning Differences and Dyslexia services
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 321 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Saint Paul the Apostle School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 33%
Average Class Size 22 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,000
Tuition Notes Discounts for multiple children, differentiated rates for Catholic parishioners, financial aid available.
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Darbie Safford

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is North Dallas Adventist Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tzu Chi Great Love Preschool And Kindergarten (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tzu Chi Great Love Preschool And Kindergarten (0.6 miles away)
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  • Richardson Tzu Chi Great Love Preschool And Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    534 W Belt Line Rd
    Richardson , TX , 75080
    (214)446-1776
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.6  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Richardson
    North Dallas Adventist Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    302 Centennial Blvd
    Richardson , TX , 75081
    (972)234-6322
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.8  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Richardson
    Armadillos To Zebras Private School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1200 W Spring Valley Rd
    Richardson , TX , 75080
    (972)231-6998
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Richardson
    Peace Academy    
    (Islamic)
    331 E Polk St
    Richardson , TX , 75081
    (972)480-0008
    (Islamic)
    0.9  mi  |  104  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Richardson
    I A N T Qur'anic Academy
    (Islamic)
    840 Abrams Rd
    Richardson , TX , 75081
    (972)231-5698
    (Islamic)
    0.9  mi  |  218  students  |  Gr.  K-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 30, 2014 - Thanks for inviting me and my family out to the football field on Sunday, we had an amazing time. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended February 14, 2013 - Great school. Low ratios, excellent teachers and staff. Very friendly. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended July 09, 2012 - St. Paul was such a wonderful experience for me. They emphasize family involvement, which has led to a great community overall. Great education at a reasonable price. What more could you want? - Posted by Parent

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