St. Francis De Sales School

     Tel: (513)961-1953
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 249 students
The Main purpose of St. Francis De Sales School is to provide our students a Catholic education which includes character development to be reverent and responsible citizens with academic and technological skills to be successful in the changing world.
St. Francis De Sales School believe that teaching Christian beliefs and values in a Catholic, Marianist tradition where mutual respect, cooperation and justice are essential, Challenging yet individualized instruction, which educates the whole child to reach their full potential, Preparing students with the academic and technological tools to succeed in the complex, diverse and competitive world today and Providing a caring, secure and safe learning environment so children can succeed.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Very Mild Learning Disabilities
Year Founded 1877

Student Body

Total Students 249 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Francis De Sales School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 15%
Average Class Size 24 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(White or light blue collared shirt and Navy Blue dress pants)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $4,500
Tuition Notes Tuition costs are yearly. There is financial assistance, please contact the school office for more information.
% on Financial Aid 85%
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Dr. William Shula
Admissions Associate Carol Priest

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, CISE Leadership Scholars, Children's Choir (Collaboration with Christ Church Cathedral), Girl Scouts, Various Community Service Projects Art Club, Girl Scouts, CISE Leadership Scholars,
Children's Choir (Collaboration with Christ Church Cathedral),
Various Community Service Projects,

School Notes:

  • St. Francis de Sales offers the following services and activities to our parents and students:
  • Title 1 Reading and Math
  • After-school Tutoring Program
  • Computer Lab
  • Science Lab
  • Library with Internet Access
  • After-school Care program (grades K-5)
  • Art, Music and Physical Education Classes
  • Teens Acting for Peace (Collaboration with Purcell Marian and Moeller High Schools)
  • Active Parent-Teacher Organization

Profile last updated: 08/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Purcell Marian High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mercy Montessori Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mercy Montessori Center (0.5 miles away)
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