St. Peters Catholic School

70 Lady's Island Dr,
Beaufort, SC, 29907
     Tel: (843)522-2163
Grades: NS - 8 | 177 students
St. Peter’s Catholic School exists to provide an atmosphere of Catholic, Christian community in which faith is integrated in math, science, social studies, art, music, library, physical education, and technology.
Our education emphasizes Catholic, Christian values and prioritizes eternal values over temporal concerns.
St. Peter’s Catholic School offers a program to all students that is academically rigorous and spiritually enriching.
Our curriculum is guided by the Diocese of Charleston Standards while transitioning to the Common Core State Standards program which leads to the development of culturally literate students who have mastered the blend of content, concepts, and skills which defines the educated person.
Our middle school program offers high school credit courses in Algebra I and II, Spanish I and II and Physical Science to students who have demonstrated the ability to complete these courses at an appropriate level of achievement.
Starting in K-4 and continuing thru eighth grade, the Spanish program affords graduating middle school students the opportunity to be bilingual.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 177 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade St. Peters Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 85%
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,400
% on Financial Aid 40%
Admissions Director Joseph R. Benning

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, SoccerBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Soccer

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Digger's Club, Drama Club, Geography club, Green Club, Yearbook Art Club, Digger's Club, Drama Club, Geography club, Green Club, Yearbook, 

School Notes:

St. Peter’s Catholic School exists to provide an atmosphere of Catholic, Christian community in which faith is integrated in math, science, social studies, art, music, library, physical education, and technology. Our education emphasizes Catholic, Christian values and prioritizes eternal values over temporal concerns. St. Peter’s Catholic School offers a program to all students that is academically rigorous and spiritually enriching. Our curriculum is guided by the Diocese of Charleston Standards while transitioning to the Common Core State standards program which leads to the development of culturally literate students who have mastered the blend of content, concepts, and skills which defines the educated person. Our middle school program offers high school credit courses in Algebra I and II, Spanish I and II and Physical Science to students who have demonstrated the ability to complete these courses at an appropriate level of achievement. Starting in K-3 and continuing thru eighth grade, the Spanish program affords graduating middle school students the opportunity to be bilingual.

Profile last updated: 07/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beaufort Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ec Montessori & Grade School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ec Montessori & Grade School (1.5 miles away)
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