St. Francis Xavier High School

15 School Street
Sumter, SC 29150-0291
Tel: (803)773-0210
Grades: 9-12 | 41 students
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St. Francis Xavier High School is an independent Catholic High School providing challenging academics in a nurturing, family atmosphere .
We offer individualized academic attention to each student as well as individualized college preperation and guidance.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
National Catholic Education Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 41 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St. Francis Xavier High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Advanced Courses AP US Government, AP US History,
Average SAT score 1570
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(khaki pants/skirt and school polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Aug. 12
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,975
Tuition Notes Also require a $500 registration fee.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Susan Lavergne

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic quiz bowl, Art Club, Beta Club, Chess Team, Cooking Club, Literary meet competition, Math Meet competitions, Mock Trial competition, Mu Alpha Theta, Music Festival competition, National Honor Society, Spanish Honor society Art Club, Beta Club, Chess Team, Cooking Club, Mu Alpha Theta, Academic quiz bowl,
Literary meet competition,
Math Meet competitions,
Mock Trial competition,
Music Festival competition,
National Honor Society,
Spanish Honor society,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Sumter Christian School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity Day School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Trinity Day School (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sumter
    Trinity Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: NS | 94 students
    0.6 miles
    226 W Liberty Street
    Sumter, SC 29150
    (803)775-0502
    0.6NS
    94
  • Sumter
    Grace Baptist Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 146 students
    0.7 miles
    219 W Calhoun St
    Sumter, SC 29150
    (803)773-1686
    0.7PK-KG
    146
  • Sumter
    St. Anne Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 105 students
    1.2 miles
    11 S Magnolia St
    Sumter, SC 29150
    (803)775-3632
    1.2PK-8
    105
  • Sumter
    Berea Junior Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: KG-8 | 20 students
    1.7 miles
    675 S Lafayette Dr
    Sumter, SC 29150
    (803)773-6875
    1.7KG-8
    20
  • Sumter
    Bright Beginnings Creative Day Car
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: NS-PK | 61 students
    1.9 miles
    416 S WISE DRIVE
    Sumter, SC 29150
    (803)773-4300
    1.9NS-PK
    61

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