Gesu Catholic School

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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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1925

Student Body

Total Students249 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Gesu Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size19 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(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.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,300
Tuition NotesPreschool tuition is $4400 and includes latchkey services.

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Dance, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
DanceIndoor Soccer,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dearborn
    Grades: NS | 20 students
    10.2 miles
    21360 Donaldson Street
    Dearborn, MI 48124
    (313) 563-1240
    10.2 NS
    20
  • Franklin
    Grades: PK-12 | 1457 students
    9.4 miles
    22305 W Thirteen Mile Road
    Franklin, MI 48025
    (248) 646-7717
    9.4 PK-12
    1457
  • Redford
    Grades: PK-12 | 111 students
    7.3 miles
    9540 Bramell
    Redford, MI 48239
    (313) 255-5760
    7.3 PK-12
    111
  • Detroit
    Grades: PK-8 | 119 students
    7.2 miles
    1229 Labrosse St
    Detroit, MI 48226
    (313) 961-8855
    7.2 PK-8
    119
  • Detroit
    Grades: PK-1 | 48 students
    0.7 miles
    7578 Puritan Street
    Detroit, MI 48238
    (313) 341-8285
    0.7 PK-1
    48

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