St. Vincent De Paul School

6802 Buffalo Speedway
Houston, TX 77025-0770
     Tel: (713)666-2345
        
   
Grades: NS - 8 | 508 students
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It is the mission of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School, to develop students to their fullest potential in an environment permeated with Gospel values.  The goals of St. Vincent de Paul School are as follows:
  • to encourage the building of a strong faith-filled community among the students, faculty, administration, parents, and parishioners,
  • to nourish a close-knit parish school community of members who are supported and guided by their Catholic faith, and
  • to offer a program of studies that will provide all students with a religious foundation, strong academic background, and an introduction to the arts.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Middle School Association
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1943

Student Body

Total Students 508 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade St. Vincent De Paul School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 13 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,450
Tuition Notes Yearly fee for one child K-8
Admissions Director Renee McCurry

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Drill Team, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Drill TeamFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Band, Chess Club, Choir, Concert Band, DECATS, Destination Imagination, Drumline, Duke Talent Search, National Junior Beta Club Art, Band, Chess Club, Choir, Concert Band, DECATS, Drumline, Destination Imagination,
Duke Talent Search,
National Junior Beta Club,

School Notes:

Enrollment 508, coeducational Hours 8:00- am- 3:15 pm, Affiliation Roman Catholic, Cafeteria Full service; hot breakfast and lunch, Curriculum Archdiocese of Galveston/Houston; compliant with TCCED and TEA Standardized Testing SAT 10/ OLSAT 9 Competitive Sports Baseball, basketball, cheerleading, drill team, cross country, football, soccer, softball, track, volleyball. Extracurricular: Band, Boy Scouts, Chess Club, choir, concert choir, drum line, etiquette classes, Girl Scouts, Mad Science, martial arts, piano lessons, Beta Club, Destination Imagination, Academic teams for competition.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Congregation Brith Shalom (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Mark's Episcopal School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Mark's Episcopal School (0.6 miles away)
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