St. David School has been providing quality Catholic education Pre-K through 8th Grade for 50 years.
St. David School is a parish elementary school which provides a Catholic educational environment.
The school works to support the family in its primary responsibility to educate the child.
Teachers, as facilitators of learning, have a vital role providing educational expertise that addresses the needs of the whole child.
Students are taught to actively contribute to society and to view life according to the teachings of Jesus Christ.
The school community fosters understanding, acceptance, and appreciation of all religious and ethnic groups.
The school provides a learning environment where students can develop a positive self image and grow spiritually, intellectually, socially, and physically.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 165 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1963

Student Body

Total Students
165 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
79%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
St. David School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Khaki pants, school top

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$6000 a year K-8 $7000 a year Pre-K Discounts for multiple children
% on Financial Aid
45%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,750
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Jeanette Beard
Admissions Associate
Brian Swanson

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Choir, Cornerstone Youth Group, Girl Scouts, Homework Club, Leadership, Mad Science, Rosary Guild, Tee Ball & Youth Soccer
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. David School cost?

St. David School's tuition is approximately $6,000 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of St. David School?

The acceptance rate of St. David School is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.

What sports does St. David School offer?

St. David School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.

When is the application deadline for St. David School?

The application deadline for St. David School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
From prekindergarten to eighth grade, you will find some of the most inspiring and caring teachers and staff. The love that is poured into each child is not something you will likely find in a overcrowded public school. The energy and education each teacher provides are priceless. The family bond you will develope with other families is absolutely amazing. There is no other school for my little ones except here.
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5  
Student - 11-5-2012- This is best school in the Richmond area. I love this school. I have been in St. David School since Pre-K, it's been 8 years. I think that everyone should go to St. David School. You won't regret it!!!! I hope you do go to this very fine school.
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5  
We wanted a school in a nice area with good teachers. After much searching, we found St. David School. The school is in a safe area and the staff ensures that your children's safety is there number one priority. The school has a good sports program, wonderful music teacher, excellent academics and a nice sports field across the street from the school. This school will not disappoint!
- Posted by
5  
We have a fantastic group of students and families at St. David School. With small class sizes and dedicated teachers, it's a perfect learning environment. Please stop by for a tour and see what we have to offer. A proper education is the best gift you can ever give your child.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 165 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,000
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Contra Costa County, CA is $14,004 for elementary schools and $20,565 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Contra Costa County, CA is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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