Grades: NS-8 | 274 students
At St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School, we share a partnership of students, parents, clergy, administration, and staff who fully embrace the Christ-centered and child-centered Mission and Philosophy of our school.
This focus guides us as we provide a Catholic education of excellence.
The administration and staff of St. Francis School are dedicated, professionally qualified and committed to continuous student learning and achievement.
Our two most important goals are to assist your child in his/her faith formation and prepare him/her to be productive, successful individuals of the twenty-first century.
We achieve these goals through the school wide learning expectations of faith and worship, scholastic achievement, and stewardship.
There is no greater gift you can give your child, grandchild, or godchild, than the Catholic education we offer at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School.
Established in 1961, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School educates students in preschool through eighth grade and is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Western Catholic Education Association.
We are eager to share our God given gifts with your family as we continue to work in the mission for the Lord.
It is our hope and prayer that you will join us at St. Francis ofAssisi Catholic School and see how we are ready to serve you and your family!.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Learning Support Program|
|Total Students||274 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||19 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||23 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual
(School uniform required)
Finances and Admission
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$4,595|
|Tuition Notes||Discounts on multiple children|
|% on Financial Aid||
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Mary Drego|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Archery, Basketball, Flag Football, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballArchery, Basketball,
Flag Football, Football,
Soccer, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||5 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Ambassadors for Christ, Athletics, Band, Homework Club, Student Council Athletics, Band, Homework Club, Ambassadors for Christ,
- Mission Statement
- With Jesus Christ as our model and through a dedicated partnership of parish, parents and educators, we strive to prepare our students to become productive global citizens of the twenty-first century.
- St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School identifies faith, scholastic achievement and stewardship as the educational foundation upon which a partnership of home and school is built. We provide a nurturing environment where students can grow spiritually, intellectually, socially, psychologically and physically. Recognizing parents as primary educators, and teachers as facilitators for learning, our students develop within an educational program rooted in Catholic faith that imparts knowledge, values, and life skills according to the individual nees and abilities of each child. Education is a process that transcends the immediate future and with this shared vision, we strive to instill in our students a life-long commitment and societal responsibility to the Christian ideals of peace, justice, equality, and respect for all life.
Profile last updated: 07/30/2015
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