St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School

8560 N Shannon Road
Tucson, AZ 85742
Tel: (520)219-7650
Grades: PK-8 | 456 students
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School is a Catholic community which believes in the sanctity and worth of every person.
We support parents as the primary educators of their children.
We join with them in partnership as we strive to prepare children to be successful citizens of the world and to carry forth the traditions and beliefs of the Catholic Church.
Each child is a unique gift from God who must be nurtured and supported in every area of his/her growth and development.
To facilitate this growth, our school is committed to high academic standards, a discipline program which will promote personal and social skills, character education, and a Catholic faith which will permeate all aspects of school life.
The mission of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton parish school is to foster the spiritual, intellectual, moral, physical, and social growth of its students.
Steeped in a traditional Catholic environment, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton parish school encourages its students, parents, faculty and staff to grow in God's grace through Spirituality, a commitment to Excellence, Academics and Service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 456 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 25 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,342
Tuition Notes $250 Registration Fee $100 Tech Fee
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Diane Casey
Admissions Associate Ruth Virnig


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

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Green Fields K-12 School, formerly Country Day School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Preschool (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Preschool (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson
    Grades: PK-5 | 316 students
    0.4 miles
    8650 N Shannon Road
    Tucson, AZ 85742
  • Tucson
    Beautiful Savior Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Other Lutheran)
    Grades: PK-KG | 101 students
    1.4 miles
    7570 N Thornydale Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85741
  • Tucson
    Ina KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    2 miles
    7277 N. Old Father
    Tucson, AZ 85741
  • Tucson
    St Marks Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 118 students
    2 miles
    1431 W Magee Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85704
  • Tucson
    Ascension Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-5 | 96 students
    2.1 miles
    1220 W Magee Road
    Tucson, AZ 85704

School Reviews

SEAS philosophy and teaching provided not just an excellent education and positive religious base for our grandson, but a loving joyful approach helping him with sensory issues while integrating it into his daily work and play. We highly recommend this school for all future students who anticipate attending this school.
- Posted by Parent, 08/01/15

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