St Andrew Catholic School

  • Children from Horry and Georgetown Counties have been coming to St. Andrew Catholic School since 1956.
  • We serve students from Kindergarten through eighth grade, and our school has been long recognized as one of the best educational choices in the area.
  • Our academic program meets the requirements of both the South Carolina Department of Education and the Catholic Diocese of Charleston.
  • Strong emphasis is placed the basic skills of reading, writing, grammar, math, social studies, and science.
  • The goal is to have the students become aware of their responsibility to lead good Christian lives.
  • Helping people in need is part of our program, and all classes are involved in regular service projects.
  • St.Andrew Catholic School has been named a National Blue Ribbon School by the US Department of Education.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1956

Student Body

Total Students242 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 14%
Students by GradeSt Andrew Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Navy and white K-5; khaki and navy 6-8)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,125
Tuition NotesSubsidy available for active Catholic families
% on Financial Aid
12%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Children from Horry and Georgetown Counties have been coming to St. Andrew Catholic School since 1956. We serve students from Kindergarten through eighth grade, and our school has been long recognized as one of the best educational choices in the area. Our academic program meets the requirements of both the South Carolina Department of Education and the Catholic Diocese of Charleston. Strong emphasis is placed the basic skills of reading, writing, grammar, math, social studies, and science. The goal is to have the students become aware of their responsibility to lead good Christian lives. Helping people in need is part of our program, and all classes are involved in regular service projects.

Profile last updated: 04/28/2016

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