St. Augustine Catholic School

Tel: (202)667-2608
Grades: PK-8 | 198 students
  • St. Augustine School is a Pre-K through 8th grade Catholic school in Washington, D.C., sponsored by St. Augustine Catholic Church, the mother church of black Catholics in the District of Columbia.
  • Founded in 1858, four years before public education became mandatory for black children in the nation's capital - our school is accredited by the Middle States Association.
  • It's governed by the mandates of the Archdiocese of Washington Catholic Schools Office and the Office of the State Superintendent of Education in the District of Columbia.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1858

Student Body

Total Students 198 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade St. Augustine Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,100
Admissions Director Sister Gloria Agumagu

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Fencing, Flag FootballBasketballCheering,
DanceFencing,
Flag Football

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. American Sign Language Club, Chess Club, Drumming Club, Fencing Club, Liturgical Dance Ministry Chess Club, Drumming Club, Fencing Club, American Sign Language Club,
Liturgical Dance Ministry,

School Notes

  • St. Augustine School is a Pre-K through 8th grade Catholic school in Washington, D.C., sponsored by St. Augustine Catholic Church, the mother church of black Catholics in the District of Columbia. Founded in 1858 ? four years before public education became mandatory for black children in the nation?s capital - our school is accredited by the Middle States Association. It?s governed by the mandates of the Archdiocese of Washington Catholic Schools Office and the Office of the State Superintendent of Education in the District of Columbia.
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