St. Augustine Of Canterbury School

The mission of Saint Augustine of Canterbury School is to foster in its students a love and respect for the values found in Catholicism.
Saint Augustine of Canterbury School is dedicated to proclaiming the message of Jesus, to teaching His truth and extending His love while providing an academic program based on excellence and full development of the talents and abilities of the students.
The children will develop a lasting relationship with God and a respect for self and others within the framework of an education that fosters self-discipline, creativity, and flexibility.
The students will be given the independence to develop their distinct personality that God has given them.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1963
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2016

Student Body

Total Students482 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Augustine Of Canterbury School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The mission of Saint Augustine of Canterbury School is to foster in its students a love and respect for the values found in Catholicism. Saint Augustine of Canterbury School is dedicated to proclaiming the message of Jesus, to teaching His truth and extending His love while providing an academic program based on excellence and full development of the talents and abilities of the students. The children will develop a lasting relationship with God and a respect for self and others within the framework of an education that fosters self-discipline, creativity, and flexibility. The students will be given the independence to develop their distinct personality that God has given them.

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