St Charles Borromeo Catholic School

  • Inspired by Christ, our common vision at St. Charles is to prepare students to be responsible individuals with traditional Catholic values and a life-long love of learning.
  • As a ministry of St. Charles Borromeo Parish, we provide opportunities for academic and spiritual growth within a secure and supportive environment in partnership with parents, parish, and community.

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St Charles Borromeo Catholic School places among the top 20% of private schools in Washington for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1959

Student Body

Total Students532 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeSt Charles Borromeo Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size28 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 15 / rolling
% on Financial Aid
18%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Coding Clu

School Notes

  • A tradition of 50-years of academic excellence within a faith-filled, caring environment with a Church-home-school partnership. The school and faculty have received many awards for excellence, community service, and student achievement. The school is within the top 5% of all schools nationally
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  • Tacoma
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    3.6 miles
    1112 North G Street
    Tacoma, WA 98403
    (253)272-2297
    3.6 PK-8
    372
  • Federal Way
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    11.2 miles
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    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253)839-3532
    11.2 PK-8
    266
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    (253)474-6424
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    (253)584-3850
    6.3 PK-8
    246
  • Puyallup
    Grades: PK-8 | 367 students
    12 miles
    504 2nd Street Sw
    Puyallup, WA 98371
    (253)845-5025
    12 PK-8
    367

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