Gesu Catholic School provides a stimulating and challenging education in a safe, Christ-centered community, where our children develop all their God-given talents, both for their own enrichment and for the benefit of God's human family and creation.
'Gesu' is the Italian word for 'Jesus', our cornerstone. Gesu School is uniquely poised to accomplish its mission of providing a quality education in a safe and Christ-centered community where children can develop all their God-given talents, both for their own enrichment and for the benefit of God’s human family and creation.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 249 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,300
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Gesu Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Michigan for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1925

Student Body

Total Students
249 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Gesu Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
19 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Girls: White shirt with Gesu crest and Gesu plaid skirt, jumper and skort or navy uniform dress pants. Boys: White shirt with Gesu crest with navy uniform dress pants.)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool tuition is $4400 and includes latchkey services.

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Boy Scouts, Garden Club, Girl Scouts, Origami Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Gospel Choir

School Notes

  • Gesu Catholic School provides a stimulating and challenging education in a safe, Christ-centered community, where our children develop all their God-given talents, both for their own enrichment and for the benefit of God's human family and creation. 'Gesu' is the Italian word for 'Jesus', our cornerstone. Gesu School is uniquely poised to accomplish its mission of providing a quality education in a safe and Christ-centered community where children can develop all their God-given talents, both for their own enrichment and for the benefit of God’s human family and creation.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 249 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,300
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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