St. Leo The Great School

3704 Old Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA 22030-0220
Tel: (703)273-1211
Grades: PK-8 | 535 students
Saint Leo the Great School is a dynamic learning environment rooted in Catholic faith and tradition.
With Jesus Christ as our model and guide, we follow faithfully on a lifelong journey to grow and develop spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, socially, physically and culturally.
We recognize each child as a creation of God made in His image with unique gifts and talents.
Throughout the learning environment, educators incorporate Gospel values and foster a spirit of inquiry.
We employ a variety of tools and techniques to challenge each child to achieve his or her full potential.
In collaboration with parents, the child's primary educators, we provide a safe, nurturing atmosphere, infused with faith, morals and Catholic principles.
Together, we prepare children to be faithful Catholics and productive citizens in a global society.
We strive to teach as Jesus does --- with authority, compassion and love.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2006

Student Body

Total Students 535 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade St. Leo The Great School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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