Ss Peter & Paul Catholic School

1436 N Campbell Ave
Tucson, AZ 85719-0857
     Tel: (520)325-2431
Grades: K - 8 | 404 students
Our mission is to provide a Catholic education for our children in grades Kindergarten through grade 8.
We believe that Jesus Christ is the way, the truth, and the life, and the philosophy of education of SS.
Peter and Paul Catholic School is based on a Catholic refection of this conviction.
Development of a Catholic community on all levels of interaction, and in all aspects of out reaching is the focus of our mission as Christian educators.
This includes concern for and cultivation of each student's unique spiritual, moral, intellectual physical cultural, and social growth insofar as we have the facilities to accommodate their needs.
In support of parents as the primary educators of their children at SS.
Peter and Paul School each child is guided to become a true disciple of Christ.
Our school's focus is on providing a Catholic value base, enabling students to lead and practice a thoroughly Christian life.
We believe in education of the total child to his/her maximum potential, and provide a climate wherein he/she can achieve his/her intellectual optimum, a breadth of aesthetic appreciation, and an understanding of his/her responsibilities and privileges as a member of his/her cultural, civil religious, social and academic communities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1931

Student Body

Total Students 404 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 87%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Ss Peter & Paul Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 23 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,800
Tuition Notes Family rate given, in-parish, out-of-parish, non-Catholic. Tuition range=$3200-$4100


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballVolleyball,
Winter Track

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Salpointe Catholic High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Second Street Childrens School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Second Street Childrens School (0.6 miles away)
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