St Charles Borromeo School

7112 S 12th St
Tacoma, WA 98465-0984
     Tel: (253)564-5185
Grades: PK - 8 | 514 students
Inspired by Christ, our common vision at St. Charles is to prepare students to be responsible individuals with traditional Catholic values and a life-long love of learning.
As a ministry of St. Charles Borromeo Parish, we provide opportunities for academic and spiritual growth within a secure and supportive environment in partnership with parents, parish, and community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1959

Student Body

Total Students 514 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St Charles Borromeo School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 28 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,633
Tuition Notes In-parish and out-of-parish rates apply. Scholarships available.
% on Financial Aid 18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Dan Hill
Admissions Associate Joyce C Rousseau

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

School Notes:

A tradition of 50-years of academic excellence within a faith-filled, caring environment with a Church-home-school partnership. The school and faculty have received many awards for excellence, community service, and student achievement. The school is within the top 5% of all schools nationally

Profile last updated: 01/14/2015

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The nearest high school is Covenant High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Montessori In Motion (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori In Motion (1 miles away)
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