Holy Spirit School draws its energy from the gospel message of Jesus.
Our Christian atmosphere is the foundation for a comprehensive program of personal excellence.
We strive to prepare our students for lifelong success by instilling a solid foundation of faith, academics, and self-discipline.
Our mission at Holy Spirit School is to promote the message and teachings of Jesus Christ.
Students, parents, and faculty form a Catholic family of faith.
Together, we challenge our students to achieve their fullest spiritual, academic, and social potential.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 294 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,600
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Holy Spirit School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1952

Student Body

Total Students
294 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
Holy Spirit School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
19 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(School uniform, dress pants and collared shirt)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool=$1,700
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,000
Admissions Director
Pat Kalahar

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess club, Drama, Girls on the Run, Little Flowers, Robotics Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band

School Notes

  • Holy Spirit School draws its energy from the gospel message of Jesus. We live this by building a Catholic Christian community in our school, continually serving and reaching out to others. We bring the hopes, plans, actions, and needs of our members before the Lord in prayer. Our Christian atmosphere is the foundation for a comprehensive program of academic excellence. The individual needs and diversity of each student are identified and addressed through traditional and innovative instruction. Our mission at Holy Spirit School is to promote the message and teachings of Jesus Christ. Students, parents, and faculty form a Catholic family of faith. Together, we challenge our students to achieve their fullest spiritual, academic, and social potential.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MI School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 294 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,600
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Grand Rapids, MI is $5,763 for elementary schools and $9,638 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Grand Rapids, MI is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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