Holy Family School

2606 Carpenter Road SE, Lacey, WA
Lacey, WA 98503-0985
Tel: (360)491-7060
Grades: NS - 8 | 88 students
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Begun in 1974 in a small house in Lacey, the school is nestled on a 3.25-acre campus.
In addition to regular classes, we offer science and computer lab plus a large library.
Holy Family School, in partnership with parents, provides students the opportunity to develop intellectually, spiritually, physically and socially through a challenging academic program in a safe, nurturing, Catholic values oriented environment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 88 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Holy Family School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,750
Tuition Notes Financial Aid Available In Some Cases. Military Discount Available.
% on Financial Aid 42%
Acceptance Rate 92%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Virginia Baker

School Notes:

Holy Family School is a private Catholic school located in Lacey, WA. We have a proud tradition of academic excellence. Our students are tomorrow's future leaders. With an emphasis on integrating Catholic values throughout our school's program, Holy Family is known for its outstanding student body, skilled staff, and community approach.

We offer a safe, stimulating learning environment to all students. Our learning expectations are aligned with both the Archdiocese of Seattle as well as the State of Washington's grade level standards. Our curriculum includes formal instruction in religion, math, spelling, English, reading, history, physical education, Spanish, technology, and science.

Holy Family School is fully accredited by the State of Washington and the Western Catholic Education Association (WCEA). All of our core classroom teachers are licensed through the State of Washington.

Holy Family School believes in educating the whole child. Our staff members utilize Best Practices and 21st Century Learning Principles while also modeling and teaching Catholic values. We are committed to helping students grow emotionally, spiritually, physically, and intellectually, thus providing them with a solid foundation.

Our Mission
Holy Family School provides the highest quality academic and spiritual education rooted in the traditions of the Roman Catholic Church.

"Our Doors - And The Possibilities - Are Open.  All are welcome."

Profile last updated: 01/29/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pope John Paul Ii High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Faith Lutheran School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Faith Lutheran School (1.3 miles away)
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  • Lacey
    Faith Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 184 students
    1.3 miles
    7075 Pacific Ave Se
    Lacey, WA 98503
    (360)491-1733
    1.3PK-8
    184
  • Lacey
    Grades: 9-11 | 42 students
    1.3 miles
    5608 Pacific Ave Se
    Lacey, WA 98503
    (360)438-7600
    1.39-11
    42
  • Lacey
    Kiddieland Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of God)
    Grades: PK-KG | 59 students
    1.5 miles
    5005 Lacey Blvd Se
    Lacey, WA 98503
    (360)491-0433
    1.5PK-KG
    59
  • Lacey
    Temple Baptist Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Baptist)
    Grades: KG-11 | 18 students
    1.7 miles
    3806 College St Se
    Lacey, WA 98503
    (360)491-3395
    1.7KG-11
    18
  • Lacey
    Christian Life School
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: 2-12 | 14 students
    2.2 miles
    4205 Lacey Blvd Se
    Lacey, WA 98503
    (360)491-0654
    2.22-12
    14

School Reviews

We have had 2 students graduate from HFS and have 3 more attending there currently. They have prepared our older boys so well that our one son was in AP classes all through high school and graduated with ease. Our younger son was accepted at Pope John Paul II High School in Lacey with a scholarship based on his entrance exam scores. I cannot speak highly enough about the education that our children are receiving at Holy Family School. The classes are small and the teachers are dedicated. The principal is hands on and knows all the students and parents by names. I would be happy to talk to any parent who has questions or is interested in a great education for their child!
- Posted by Parent, 07/28/14
Awesome little school! The new principal has definitely gotten us back on track. Good academics. We couldn't be happier having our daughter at Holy Family School!
- Posted by Parent, 04/09/12

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