Christ The King Catholic School

  • Christ The King Catholic School provides a quality Catholic education supported by the family, the teacher, the parish, and the community and makes a commitment to meet the needs of the academic, physical, social, and spiritual development of each student in a Christ-centered environment.
  • Our goal is to teach the Gospel message, to build a faith community, to worship God and be of Christian service.
  • Christ the King Catholic School follows the Diocese of Little Rock Curriculum Guidelines regarding basic materials, specific courses, and time allotments.
  • A planned instructional program leads to discovering and developing the abilities of each individual student.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1949
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students302 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 14%
Students by GradeChrist The King Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorKatie Kratzberg

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Battle of the Books, Cheerleading, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Baseball, Basketball Team

School Notes

  • Increase in diversity:30% diversity consisting of Hispanic, Asian, African-American, American-Indian
  • 82% Catholic and 18% Non-Catholic
  • Test scores on standardized testsStanford 10 consistently score in or near top 15% in national school norms
  • StaffAverage of 12 years of serviceHigh percentage hold advanced degrees
  • Collaborative staff: committees work on areas to develop and enrich school programs and community life; staff has high level of service in the community
  • Educational program: emphasis on balanced curriculum; Religion:prayer, service, worship, scripture; Specials- 18 month through 6th grade participate in all specials including Spanish, Art, Music, Library, and PE, Technology; STEM- Problem Based Learning; Technology: 1 to 1 iPads in 4th-6th grades / iPad cart for K-3, iPads for children with identified learning challenges, Smart boards in grades 2-6, 25 station desktop technology lab, Outdoor classroom
  • Student Life/Extracurriculars: Choir, Chess Club, BOB, Student Council, Cheerleading, Basketball, Baseball
  • Monthly Christian service projects to benefit local community
  • Mentoring of upper grades to lower grades
  • Families: PTO and volunteer committees, Advancement Board, Trust and Endowment Board, School Board
  • Community Involvement: monthly service projects, UAFS interns, FSPS- Title services/speech, FNB`s $ and Sense
  • Work with other Catholic schools for PD and events
  • Traditions: Spring Carnival, Endless Summer Party, Music programs for K-3 and 4-6, Happy Birthday, Jesus, School Prayer Walk, Grandparents Day/Book Fair, Tents, Trunks, and Treats
  • ASC and Summer Care Program
  • Security
  • Strong alumni base

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    Gretna, LA 70056
    (504)367-3601
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