St. Peters Catholic School

70 Lady's Island Dr
Beaufort, SC 29907
Tel: (843)522-2163
Grades: NS-8 | 169 students
  • St. Peter’s Catholic School exists to provide an atmosphere of Catholic, Christian community in which faith is integrated in math, science, social studies, art, music, library, physical education, and technology.
  • Our education emphasizes Catholic, Christian values and prioritizes eternal values over temporal concerns.
  • St. Peter’s Catholic School offers a program to all students that is academically rigorous and spiritually enriching.
  • Our curriculum is guided by the Diocese of Charleston Standards while transitioning to the Common Core State Standards program which leads to the development of culturally literate students who have mastered the blend of content, concepts, and skills which defines the educated person.
  • Our middle school program offers high school credit courses in Algebra I and II, Spanish I and II and Physical Science to students who have demonstrated the ability to complete these courses at an appropriate level of achievement.
  • Starting in K-4 and continuing thru eighth grade, the Spanish program affords graduating middle school students the opportunity to be bilingual.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 169 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St. Peters Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,400
% on Financial Aid
40%
Admissions Director Joseph R. Benning

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, SoccerBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Soccer

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Digger's Club, Drama Club, Geography club, Green Club, Yearbook Art Club, Digger's Club, Drama Club, Geography club, Green Club, Yearbook,

School Notes

  • St. Peter’s Catholic School exists to provide an atmosphere of Catholic, Christian community in which faith is integrated in math, science, social studies, art, music, library, physical education, and technology. Our education emphasizes Catholic, Christian values and prioritizes eternal values over temporal concerns. St. Peter’s Catholic School offers a program to all students that is academically rigorous and spiritually enriching. Our curriculum is guided by the Diocese of Charleston Standards while transitioning to the Common Core State standards program which leads to the development of culturally literate students who have mastered the blend of content, concepts, and skills which defines the educated person. Our middle school program offers high school credit courses in Algebra I and II, Spanish I and II and Physical Science to students who have demonstrated the ability to complete these courses at an appropriate level of achievement. Starting in K-3 and continuing thru eighth grade, the Spanish program affords graduating middle school students the opportunity to be bilingual.
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