Morning Star School

Morning Star Catholic School, a mission of the Catholic Diocese of St. Petersburg, recognizes the unique educational needs of students.
The purpose of Morning Star School is to offer students a Christian and caring learning environment where they are able to succeed.
The positive is accentuated to help the students recognize their potential.
Building self-esteem and self-confidence is integrated into the curriculum of language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, physical education, computer, library, art, and music.
Students receive the specialized services of speech and occupational therapy as part of the school day.
The administration, faculty, staff, and parents work together to provide an ungraded academic curriculum in which students can achieve their potential academically, socially, and spiritually.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 84 students
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1969

Student Body

Total Students
84 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 45%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
42%
Average Class Size
10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 84 students
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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