St. Elizabeth School

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The mission of St. Elizabeth School is to promoteaCatholicChristian family devoted to spiritual growth andacademicexcellencein a caring and safe environment. St.Elizabeth isaInterpariochial Catholic locatedinPaincourtville, LA, schoolservingapproximately220 students in grades PreK 3-8.
We offer a full standards based curriculum.  The school provides each Middle School student aChromebookwhich they may take home each day.
Middle School sciences are online.  The 4th and 5th grade students each have a laptop for theiruseduring school.
The school offers extracurriculuars such as sportsandScienceOympiad.  Music is taught during the school day.
Our students attend mass once a week, have religion classdailyand participate in many liturgical celebrations duringtheyear.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAutism, Dyslexia, Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded1877

Student Body

Total Students221 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St. Elizabeth School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Girls: uiform skirt and blouse or jumper and blouse. Boys: Khaki pants and uniform polo.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,810
Tuition NotesThe tuition is based on one child attending. If a parent participates in 2 fundraisers the tuition becomes lower. There is a $150 registration fee that must be given at the time of registration. A fee of $200 for buildings and grounds may be rolled into tuition. Tuition may be paid for 12 months using the online system.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,200
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDr. Kathy Herpich


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
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School Notes

  • To enroll a student at St. Elizabeth, a student must havesuccessfully passed the previous grade and his/her records must besent from the previous school. All students, even returning students, are accepted on a probabtionary period for the first 91/2weks for academics and behavior. St. Elizabeth houses a Special Education program run by the Diocese of Baton Rouge.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to St. Elizabeth School is E.d. White Catholic High School (9.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Genevieve Catholic Elementary School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joseph Elementary School (9.3 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $5,831 for elementary schools and $8,443 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisiana is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).