St. Agatha Catholic School

7960 Se 15th Avenue
Portland, OR 97202-0972
Tel: (503)234-5500
Grades: PK-8 | 228 students
St. Agatha Catholic School is rooted in the traditions and teachings of the Catholic Church.
In partnership with the parish we acknowledge the role of the whole community, family, and school in ensuring that each student reaches his or her full potential as a child of God.
We recognize parents as the primary educators of their children.
We value our educators who create an enthusiastic learning environment to develop the mind, body, and spirit of every child.
Our program is directed toward the mastery of academic skills, while allowing students the opportunity to develop a wide range individual talents and abilites contributing to the greater community.
We encourage and expect our students to work toward their academic potential, to serve others, and to grow in their faith.

School News

  • Everyday Heroes - A Home in Haiti - 09/25/2015 - Our very own Sarah Koch is raising funds to build a home for her family in Haiti.
  • Upbeat Tunes at St. Agatha - 09/19/2015 - St. Agatha Catholic School starts a new band program for 5th through 8th grade students.
  • St. Agatha's Published Poet - 06/02/2015 - Isadora Colpo, an eighth grader at St. Agatha School in Southeast Portland’s Sellwood neighborhood, won a national poetry contest, had the poem published and is now moving on to LaSalle Prep next year on a $10,000 scholarship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Support Center that supports students with varying academic needs
Year Founded 1911

Student Body

Total Students 228 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Agatha Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
61%
Average Class Size 21 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Students wear uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,590
Tuition Notes $5590 is the Catholic rate, $6990 is the Non-Catholic Rate
Admissions Director Chris Harris
Admissions Associate Sarah Lutz

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Lacrosse, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
FootballLacrosse,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Choir, Drumming, Judo, Mad Science, Tennis Lessons Band, Choir, Drumming, Judo, Mad Science, Tennis Lessons,

School Notes

  • Choosing a school for your child is a big decision.  At St. Agatha Catholic School we are committed to educating your entire child including their mind, body and spirit. We are proud to offer state-of -the art facilities, high academic standards and a community which values each individual child.  Our goal is to help your child reach their full potential in a positive, challenging learning environment and to prepare your children for their secondary school experience.  Please email info@stagatha.us to request a tour.

Profile last updated: 04/29/2016

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The average private school tuition in Portland, OR is $8,748 for elementary schools and $12,581 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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