St. Francis Assisi School

215 W Wilson Avenue
Gallup, NM 87301-0873
Tel: (505)863-3145
Grades: PK-5 | 109 students
St. Francis School offers a strong moral, spiritual and academic education - along with physical fitness, music and art.
Within our Franciscan Church-School Community, we welcome and serve both Catholic and non catholic students from Pre-Kindergarten Age 2 to Grade 5.
Our Preschool is licensed and certified as a STAR 2 provider. St. Francis School also offers Afterschool for Pre K through 5th grade until 6pm.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 1954

Student Body

Total Students 109 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade St. Francis Assisi School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses Accelerated & Star Reading and Math programs

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $2,000
Tuition Notes Preschool: $3,000/yr. K-5th- $2,000/yr Discount for each successive child in family Please Call for more info. (505)-863-3145
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Admissions Director Julie Weeks


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, BowlingBasketballBowling,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. National Elementary Honors Society National Elementary Honors Society,

School Notes

  • We are dedicated to the development of the whole child to enable him/her to lead a fully Christian life in the service of God, family and community.
  • We have a licensed After-school program operating from 2:45-6pm
  • •Through the use of small groups and individualized computer learning, we offer each child an opportunity to perform to the best of their ability and learn cooperation and teamwork
  • Each K - 5th grade class has computers with Internet Access available for  individualized accelerated STAR Math, IXL Math  and STAR Reading
  • St Francis School is the 1st in Gallup Diocese to have a National Elementary Honor Society
  • For 4 years in a row we have sent a student to participate at the State level for the National Geographic Geography Bee.
  • All students participate in a weekly Wellness Curriculum, including modules on nutrition, health, importance of physical activity and social and emotional health.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Gallup Catholic School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gallup Catholic School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gallup Catholic School (0.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gallup
    Gallup Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 232 students
    0.9 miles
    515 Park Ave
    Gallup, NM 87301
  • Rehoboth
    Grades: PK-12 | 502 students
    5.1 miles
    Po Box 41
    Rehoboth, NM 87322
  • Gallup
    Gallup Christian School
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-12 | 37 students
    6.7 miles
    Po Box 58
    Gallup, NM 87305
  • Gallup
    Grades: KG-12 | 33 students
    6.7 miles
    Po Box 2984
    Gallup, NM 87305
  • Brimhall
    Grades: PK-9 | 7 students
    10.9 miles
    Po Box 81
    Brimhall, NM 87310

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