St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School is a preschool - 12th grade college preparatory school located in the heart of Columbus, Ga. Our primary goal is to prepare students academically, spiritually, physically, and socially for a complex world.
We believe a complete education aims at the formation of the whole person, with respect to the fulfillment of this relationship to God and others.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 769 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Georgia for:

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
769 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
71 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
23 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP French, AP Government, AP Italian, AP Japanese, AP Physics, AP Research, AP Seminar, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP Studio Arts 2D, AP Studio Arts 3D, AP US History, Dual Enrollment Criminal Justice, Dual Enrollment English, Dual Enrollment Math, Dual Enrollment Social Studies
Average SAT score
Average ACT score
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
(Students in grades PK4 - 12 wear uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $6,700 - $9,600 depending on the grade. Please see our website or call for details.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Admissions Director
Julie Davis



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
22 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
and Japanese (9-12), Art Honor Society (9-12), Ducks Unlimited, Foreign Language Honor Societies - Spanish, French, Italian, Math Team (5), National Honor Society (9-12), National Jr. Honor Society (7 -8), National Science Honor Society (9-12), Outreach Club, Portuguese, Robotics Team, Student Ambassadors (7-12), Student Council (3-12), Teen Advisors (9-12), Velocity (7 -8)

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus (6-12, Drama Club (9-12), Empty Bowl Club (9-12)

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramural Basketball (3-5), Little Viking Cheerleaders (K -4)

School Notes

  • Mission Statement:  St. Anne-Pacelli Catholic School forms knowledgeable, faithful and responsible Catholic citizens who compassionately serve others.  
  • Our core values of Faith, Honesty, Loyalty, and Respect guide everything we do and are values that will serve students well in life.
  • St. Anne-Pacelli is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and is a member of the Georgia High School Athletic Association.
Profile last updated: 05/11/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked GA School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 769 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Georgia is $10,794 for elementary schools and $11,783 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Georgia is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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