St. Francis Of Assisi School

     Tel: (206)243-5690
        
   
Grades: K - 8 | 488 students
The mission of St. Francis of Assisi School is to educate the whole person by creating a Christ-centered community that fosters an active faith, encourages service, and promotes academic growth.
St. Francis of Assisi School is a Catholic parish school where families and teachers work in partnership to foster the formation of education of the whole child.
St. Francis of Assisi School is committed to teaching the truths of our Catholic faith and traditions; creating an environment of respect and responsibility for oneself and for our global community; and nurturing intellectual curiosity while facilitating academic excellence and active involvement in learning.
St. Francis School offers a curriculum which brings a diverse and rich experience to each child.
We believe that every student can succeed with the unique and special gifts he/she has received from God.
Our goal is to build a strong foundation for our students that will support them throughout their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Language based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1953

Student Body

Total Students 488 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St. Francis Of Assisi School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 26 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Red sweaters, plaid skirts, bule pants, white shirt)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $3,865
Tuition Notes This is the in-parish rate for the 2011-2012 school year.
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $850
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sheila Keaton
Admissions Associate Siobhan Harris

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art classes, Drama, Homework Club, Lego Robotics Art classes, Drama, Homework Club, Lego Robotics,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cascade Independent High School (22.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bibity Bobity Daycare (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Spanish Academy (20.8 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CarlsborgBibity Bobity Daycare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Po Box 293
    CarlsborgWA 98324
    (360)683-2311
    Daycare / Preschool
    0 mi | 57 students | Gr. K                      
  • North BendSpanish Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    14110 409th Ave Se
    North BendWA 98045
    (425)922-9226
    Special Program Emphasis
    20.8 mi | 19 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • North BendNorth Bend Montessori
    Montessori School
    Po Box 2300
    North BendWA 98045
    (425)831-7176
    Montessori School
    21.6 mi | 89 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • North BendNorth Bend Montessori Inc
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    248 Ballarat Avenue N
    North BendWA 98045
    (425)831-5766
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    21.8 mi | 165 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • EnumclawGateway Christian Schools
    825 Dickson Avenue
    EnumclawWA 98022
    (360)802-2117
    22.6 mi | 57 students | Gr. K-8                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Some applicants can fool you when they interview. Here is some advice on how to prevent that while at the same time keeping the interview process simple and efficient.
Facebook Page Essentials
Small private schools often feel that they cannot afford to market their schools. Facebook is free. Here is how to use it effectively.
Attributes Which Make Military Schools Special
What are the attributes which make 21st century military schools so special? We find out in this article.
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in King County, WA is $11,945 for elementary schools and $15,156 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in King County, WA is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).