St Andrew Catholic School

Tel: (843)448-6062
Grades: K-8 | 242 students
Children from Horry and Georgetown Counties have been coming to St. Andrew Catholic School since 1956.
We serve students from Kindergarten through eighth grade, and our school has been long recognized as one of the best educational choices in the area.
Our academic program meets the requirements of both the South Carolina Department of Education and the Catholic Diocese of Charleston.
Strong emphasis is placed the basic skills of reading, writing, grammar, math, social studies, and science.
The goal is to have the students become aware of their responsibility to lead good Christian lives.
Helping people in need is part of our program, and all classes are involved in regular service projects.
St.Andrew Catholic School has been named a National Blue Ribbon School by the US Department of Education.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1956

Student Body

Total Students 242 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Navy and white K-5; khaki and navy 6-8)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,125
Tuition Notes Subsidy available for active Catholic families
% on Financial Aid
12%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Children from Horry and Georgetown Counties have been coming to St. Andrew Catholic School since 1956. We serve students from Kindergarten through eighth grade, and our school has been long recognized as one of the best educational choices in the area. Our academic program meets the requirements of both the South Carolina Department of Education and the Catholic Diocese of Charleston. Strong emphasis is placed the basic skills of reading, writing, grammar, math, social studies, and science. The goal is to have the students become aware of their responsibility to lead good Christian lives. Helping people in need is part of our program, and all classes are involved in regular service projects.

Profile last updated: 04/28/2016

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