The School Of Sacred Heart St Francis De Sales

307 School Street
Bennington, VT 05201-0520
Tel: (802)442-2446
Grades: PK - 8 | 163 students
The School of Sacred Heart Saint Francis de Sales has created an innovative and comprehensive educational program that directly addresses the complex needs of our students and their families.
In a Catholic school, your child will benefit from a solid academic and moral foundation.
Ours is an intimate and supportive school setting where we know each child by name, students learn to value their own gifts, and to understand the important contributions they can make to their community.
We are dedicated to the Catholic education of young people within an environment that is caring, challenging, respectful and happy, endowing each student with the strongest possible motivation for using his or her education for God, for country, for family, for neighbor, and for self.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1891

Student Body

Total Students 163 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade The School Of Sacred Heart St Francis De Sales Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grace Christian School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bennington Regional Day Progra (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bennington Regional Day Progra (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bennington
    Bennington Regional Day Progra
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-3 | 5 students
    0.1 miles
    Catamount Elementary School
    Bennington, VT 05201
    (802)447-7543
    0.1PK-3
    5
  • Bennington
    Grades: PK-12 | 147 students
    0.8 miles
    104 Kocher Dr
    Bennington, VT 05201
    (802)447-2233
    0.8PK-12
    147
  • Bennington
    Bennington School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 71 students
    2.3 miles
    192 Fairview St
    Bennington, VT 05201
    (802)447-1557
    2.35-12
    71
  • Bennington
    Forrest Ward Memorial School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-8 | 6 students
    2.4 miles
    404 Houghton Lanae
    Bennington, VT 05201
    (802)442-4579
    2.4K-8
    6
  • Bennington
    Grades: 1-9 | 13 students
    3.1 miles
    1102 Rocky Ln
    Bennington, VT 05201
    (802)733-1430
    3.11-9
    13

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