Saint Andrew Catholic School prides itself on community, commitment and character.
Our community is our students, parents, staff and parish all working toward a common goal of nurturing the mind, body and spirit.
Our commitment to academic excellence is evident in our expectations and outcomes.
Our character is built on the foundation of the Catholic faith and social service.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked UT School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 201 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,500
  • Acceptance rate: 84%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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St. Andrew Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Utah for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
2008

Student Body

Total Students
201 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
St. Andrew Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(School Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Aid for qualified families is available
% on Financial Aid
53%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,200
Acceptance Rate
84%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Erin Carrabba

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Mad Science Program, National Junior Honor Society, Science Fair Club, Student Council, Studio Kids, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Piano Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Ski Club, Soccer Shots

School Notes

  • Saint Andrew Catholic School is one of twelve Catholic elementary schools located in Utah and is part of the Diocese of Salt Lake City Catholic school system. Located in the southwest quadrant of the Valley, Saint Andrew Catholic Parish was established in 2006 to meet the demands of an ever-growing population on the southwest end of the Salt Lake Valley.Saint Andrew Catholic School opened its doors in August 2008 and grew quickly, offering a high quality education rooted in the tenets of Catholic Faith for students from Pre-Kindergarten to 8th grade.The beautiful modern building was a generous gift to the diocese by the ALSAM Foundation. The ground-breaking ceremony, held on September 1, 2007 with The Most Reverend Bishop John C. Wester and the founding pastor of the parish, Reverend Francisco Pires in attendance.Sister Karla McKinnie, CSC was appointed as the founding principal in August of 2007. The Most Reverend Bishop John C. Wester and the parish and school community proudly dedicated the building on September 13, 2008.Saint Andrew Catholic School is a premier Catholic private school in the Salt Lake Valley, serving the individual needs of students ages pre-school through 8th grade. We serve approximately 200 students from diverse backgrounds and pride ourselves on our unique cultural richness, strong family/parish participation and unwaivering faith.

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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I give it a 9/10, I've been here since preschool.
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This school is amazing. My daughter loves her teachers and friends. I feel that my daughter is well cared for and very safe. Many teachers in the building know her by name. I feel that she is part of a large family when she goes to school. She has only gone for 1 year but she has learned so much; not just academics but social skills as well.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked UT School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 201 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,500
  • Acceptance rate: 84%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Salt Lake County, UT is $8,088 for elementary schools and $9,813 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Salt Lake County, UT is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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