St. Gregory The Great School

700 Dewhurst Road
San Antonio, TX 78213-0782
Tel: (210)342-0281
Grades: PK-8 | 519 students
We the faith community of St. Greogry the Great Catholic School, in keeping with the Catholic tradition nurture in our children and one another spiritual, personal and academic growth through prayer and Christ-like service.
St. Gregory the Great Catholic School endorses its educational ministry through the three objectives of personal spirituality, social justice, and a strong academic program in accordance with Catholic values.
This commitment extends to building Christian community and to fostering Christian service.
We endeavor to promote the development of each child according to his/her spiritual growth and intellectual aptitude.
As a Christian community, we take a personal interest in each student's emotional needs, physical needs and cultural background.
We partner with the family in the education and formation of the whole child.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Education Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 519 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St. Gregory The Great School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Green pants/plaid skirts & white shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,200
Tuition Notes PK Tuition: 5,995 Kinder: 5,500 1st-8th: 5,200 2nd,3rd child: 4,500 4th child: 2,600 discount(1st-8th only) Discounted In Parish Tuition available . Please see website for details.
Admissions Director Jean Hoskins


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ballet, Book Clubs, Cheerleading, Chess Club, Dance Teams, Drama Club, Guitar/Keyboarding, Irish Dance, Lego Club, Math Club, Religion Club, Renaissance Recorders, Spanish Club, Tech Club, Tumbling, Young Astronomers Ballet, Book Clubs, Cheerleading, Chess Club, Dance Teams, Drama Club, Irish Dance, Lego Club, Math Club, Religion Club, Spanish Club, Tech Club, Tumbling, Guitar/Keyboarding,
Renaissance Recorders,
Young Astronomers,

School Notes:

  • Over the past 59 years, St. Gregory the Great Catholic School has provided outstanding educational and spiritual opportunities to thousands of children in a private school setting.Discover how Great Faith, Great Hope and Great Love guides the development of your child at St Gregory the Great Catholic School.In our classrooms, God is invited, excellence is expected, virtues are nurtured and love drives us. Discover our Great Blessings.A Great Education is only complete when it is inspired through an understanding of our Great God.St Gregory the Great is a PreK-3 through 8th Grade Catholic School focused on three Great Objectives:Personal Spirituality, a Strong Academic Program and Social JusticeWe strive to fully live our Catholic faith and pursue academic excellence with great dedication.  We are a Catholic community dedicated to educating and developing the whole child.  

Profile last updated: 01/29/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Cornerstone Christian Schools (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pilgrim Congregational School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mossrock KinderCare (1.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio
    Pilgrim Congregational School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: K-1 | 36 students
    0.7 miles
    500 Pilgrim Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78213
  • San Antonio
    Mossrock KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.1 miles
    2711 Mossrock Dr.
    San Antonio, TX 78230
  • San Antonio
    Grades: K-2 | 77 students
    1.3 miles
    222 Salem Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78201
  • San Antonio
    Grades: PK-12 | 1072 students
    1.8 miles
    4802 Vance Jackson Road
    San Antonio, TX 78230
  • San Antonio
    Grades: 9-12 | 736 students
    1.9 miles
    6425 West Ave
    San Antonio, TX 78213

School Reviews

We love St. Gregory''s. We switched our son from another Catholic school mid year last year. It was an easy transition because the teachers and students were very welcoming. The academics are top notch with a lot of homework, even in kindergarten. Discipline is fair. They try every avenue to work with kids. There are counselors and specialists available. The after school programs are great and affordable. There is a fabulous.parent volunteer group where parents can work off some if the tuition.
- Posted by Parent, 12/11/12
My family has been at the school for 9 years and we have been very impressed with the nuturing, faith-filled environment! The teachers are very knowledgable and thorough. And we truly know that the needs of the students are the first priority! Beautiful Catholic and holy place!
- Posted by Parent, 05/21/12

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