DeSales Catholic School
DeSales Catholic School Photo #2 - DeSales offers students the opportunity to participate in athletics beginning in Kindergarten. DeSales students can join the Swimming, Track & Field, Baseball, Basketball, Soccer and Softball teams.
DeSales Catholic School Photo #3 - Our students enjoy Art, Music, Spanish, Physical Education, Technology and Library. These "specials" are an important part of our curriculum.
- DeSales Catholic School is the only Catholic school in Eastern Niagara County and serves families from 9 local Districts.
- DeSales offers a safe, faith-based environment that fosters the intellectual, spiritual, emotional, social and physical development of each student from Early Childhood (age 3) through 8th grade. DeSales students continue to outperform their public school peers on national and NY State standardized tests.
- DeSales offers art, music, and Spanish classes for grades K-8.
- Students with special needs receive physical therapy, speech therapy and occupational therapy services at DeSales provided by the Lockport City School District. DeSales Catholic School...The start of something great!.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||420 students|
|Student Body Type||n/a|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 28%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||36 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||Algebra - Gr 8, Living Environment - Gr 8|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
(School uniform for Kindergarten through Grade 8)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$3,924|
|Tuition Notes||Registered Catholics recieve diocesan stipend; additional need-based aid is available to families of all faiths|
|Admissions Director||Kim Knuutila|
|Total Sports Offered||8 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Dance, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,|
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||11 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Annual Broadway-style Musical, Instrumental Music Lessons, Middle School Chorus, National Junior Honor Society, Student Community Service, Student Senate|
Club or Organization:
Coding Club, Destination Imagination, Robotics Club, STREAM Clubs
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls Running Club
- Tuition Assistance Available
- Transportation Available
- WiFi Networked building with Smart Boards, iPads and Laptops for students
- Before and Afterschool Childcare available
- Full and Half Day Preschool classes for 3 and 4 year olds
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