Northside Catholic School

Northside Catholic School is a Catholic school educating children who “enter to learn and leave to serve”! Northside Catholic school serves its children by fostering religious values, strengthening each student’s sense of self and respect for others and providing the tools and talents to achieve academic success.
Northside Catholic welcomes families seeking a God-centered, safe and nurturing environment in which to educate their children.
Northside Catholic students, teachers and parents create a welcoming school family for all.
The exemplary manners and conduct of the students is noted by visitors to the school.
A strong proponent of the anti-bullying initiative, Northside Catholic provides an environment in which children gain confidence and feel comfortable with their peers.
An active Student Council provides leadership opportunities for the students as well as creating service projects and prayer services for the school and parish community.
Advent and Lent prayer services, daily prayer meditations, parish food bank support and foreign mission awareness are part of their many activities.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students180 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Northside Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,400
Tuition NotesFinancial Aid Available
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