St Francis Xavier School

4715 N Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85012-0850
     Tel: (602)266-5364
Grades: PK - 8 | 571 students
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As a Catholic parish school, the community of St. Francis Xavier School seeks to develop well-rounded, discerning individuals.
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With an emphasis on Catholic formation and academic rigor, the school's program is designed to promote each student's intellectual and spiritual growth grounded in a deepening relationship with Jesus Christ.
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With strong parental support, St. Francis Xavier School seeks to educate students who demonstrate high personal effort in striving to reach the school's high academic standards.
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We also endeavor to reach beyond academic success to create loving, respectful, compassionate, and empathetic students who are dedicated to justice and peace.
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To meet these ends, we provide opportunities for faith exploration, service to others, and intellectual development.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1928

Student Body

Total Students 571 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 29%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Francis Xavier School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 30 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,585
Admissions Director Jean Palumbo


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Football, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brophy College Preparatory (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southwest Education Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Weekday School 1st United Methodist (0.8 miles away)
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