St Cecilia School

  • Saint Cecilia School, established in 1930, is a Roman Catholic, co-educational parish elementary school located in the Parkside neighborhood of San Francisco, California.
  • St. Cecilia School purpose is to develop students who are active Christians, life-long learners, and responsible citizens.
  • St. Cecilia School is a Catholic elementary school dedicated to the religious, academic, social, psychological, cultural, and physical development of each individual.
  • St. Cecilia School is committed to providing instruction and opportunities in a Catholic community of faith which will lead the children to pray, to serve and respect others, and to make Christian choices.
  • Parents, as primary educators, and teachers, as facilitators of learning, work together to provide a quality education that assists students in developing their unique capabilities and prepares them to become responsible citizens.
  • Students develop intellectually by participating in age-appropriate and meaningful activities.
  • As life-long learners, students develop the skills of effective communication and problem-solving to help them face the challenges of the future.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2006

Student Body

Total Students606 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St Cecilia School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio24:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size34 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 14 / Mar. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,155
Tuition NotesTuition is based on participation in the parish and not participating in the parish.

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
SoccerTrack and Field,

School Notes

  • To enter St. Cecilia School your child must be 5 by September 1.
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