St. Paul's Preparatory Academy

     Tel: (602)956-9090
Grades: 8 - 12 | 30 students
The St. Paul's Advantage is a community of young men being challenged to increase academic achievement, character development, and spiritual awareness, with the benefit of counseling support, in a structured setting.
The St. Paul's Advantage is that we are a traditional independent school with exceptional faculty and staff, small classes, a supportive environment, healthy activities and fulfilling volunteerism.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades 8 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported mild learning differences
Year Founded 1962

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Paul

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 6 students
Average SAT score 1100
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(school issued uniform)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $65,000
Tuition Notes $65,000 for a 12 month, all-inclusive, contract. Small class size, students who are undermotivated and underachieving. Some minor learning difficulties. Acting out behaviors.
% on Financial Aid 18%
Average Financial Aid Grant $7,388
Acceptance Rate 20%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mike Testa, Assistant Head of School


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Football, GolfBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Character Education- Degree System, Community Service, Hiking, National Honor Society, Seminars, Steel Drum Band, Team Building, Yoga Hiking, Seminars, Team Building, Yoga, Character Education- Degree System,
Community Service,
National Honor Society,
Steel Drum Band,

School Notes:

Education about Life. Education for Life.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Marys High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Covenant Child Care Center (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Covenant Child Care Center (0 miles away)
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