In the tradition of excellence established by our founders, the Marianite Sisters of the Holy Cross, St.
Francis de Sales is a family oriented school. St. Francis de Sales serves the children of St.
Francis de Sales Parish, the surrounding Catholic parishes, and those children of other faiths who respect our values and beliefs.
St. Francis de Sales offers a strong academic curriculum and a variety of co-curricular activities with an emphasis on Catholic faith and values, fostering the love of God and the reverence for all life.
We provide Catholic education in a safe and disciplined environment that recognizes and respects the uniqueness of each child.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-7
  • Enrollment: 676 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

St. Francis De Sales Cathedral School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-7

Student Body

Total Students
676 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. Francis De Sales Cathedral School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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What is St. Francis De Sales Cathedral School's ranking?

St. Francis De Sales Cathedral School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for St. Francis De Sales Cathedral School?

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

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-7
  • Enrollment: 676 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $7,324 for elementary schools and $8,958 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisiana is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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