St. Francis Of Assisi School

Tel: (206)243-5690
Grades: K-8 | 488 students
The mission of St. Francis of Assisi School is to educate the whole person by creating a Christ-centered community that fosters an active faith, encourages service, and promotes academic growth.
St. Francis of Assisi School is a Catholic parish school where families and teachers work in partnership to foster the formation of education of the whole child.
St. Francis of Assisi School is committed to teaching the truths of our Catholic faith and traditions; creating an environment of respect and responsibility for oneself and for our global community; and nurturing intellectual curiosity while facilitating academic excellence and active involvement in learning.
St. Francis School offers a curriculum which brings a diverse and rich experience to each child.
We believe that every student can succeed with the unique and special gifts he/she has received from God.
Our goal is to build a strong foundation for our students that will support them throughout their lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Language based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1953

Student Body

Total Students 488 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade St. Francis Of Assisi School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 26 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Red sweaters, plaid skirts, bule pants, white shirt)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $3,865
Tuition Notes This is the in-parish rate for the 2011-2012 school year.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $850
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sheila Keaton
Admissions Associate Siobhan Harris


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art classes, Drama, Homework Club, Lego Robotics Art classes, Drama, Homework Club, Lego Robotics,
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