St. Alphonsus School

St. Alphonsus School is the model Catholic Elementary School centered around God and focused on developing children with strong moral character, outstanding academic performance, and enhanced skills necessary for success in higher education and life.
St. Alphonsus School's mission is to provide a Catholic elementary school that is a living Christian community supported by teachers, parents, and clergy working together to provide a broad competitive curriculum, which challenges its children academically and spiritually through self-discipline and service to God and community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1883
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2004

Student Body

Total Students173 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade St. Alphonsus School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Plaid skirt/skort/jumper; navy pants; white shirts with emblem)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,500
Tuition NotesSubsidized Catholic rates and multi-child rates are available
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000

School Notes

  • St. Alphonsus Catholic School
  • Where Faith and Knowledge Meet
  • Since 1883 - The Tradition Continues
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  • Ocean Springs
    Grades: PK-12 | 39 students
    3.8 miles
    3707 Bienville Blvd
    Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    (228) 875-2093
    3.8 PK-12
  • Ocean Springs
    First Baptist Early Education Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: K | 40 students
    0.2 miles
    602 Washington Ave
    Ocean Springs, MS 39564
    (228) 872-3034
    0.2 K
  • Biloxi
    Grades: PK-12 | 157 students
    7.2 miles
    11555 Cedar Lake Road
    Biloxi, MS 39532
    (228) 392-6279
    7.2 PK-12
  • Diberville
    Grades: PK-6 | 117 students
    3.9 miles
    10482 Lemoyne Blvd
    Diberville, MS 39540
    (228) 392-4180
    3.9 PK-6
  • Pascagoula
    Grades: PK-6 | 275 students
    18.7 miles
    3704 Quinn Dr
    Pascagoula, MS 39581
    (228) 762-3353
    18.7 PK-6

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The average private school tuition in Mississippi is $4,469 for elementary schools and $6,191 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Mississippi is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).