St Francis De Sales Cathedral School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7

Student Body

Total Students676 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade St Francis De Sales Cathedral School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Houma
    St Bernadette School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-7 | 457 students
    3.8 miles
    309 Funderburk Avenue
    Houma, LA 70364
    (985) 872-3854
    3.8 PK-7
  • Houma
    Grades: PK-7 | 197 students
    3.9 miles
    266 Gabasse St
    Houma, LA 70360
    (985) 872-5573
    3.9 PK-7
  • Houma
    Grades: K-12 | 560 students
    5.2 miles
    109 Valhi Blvd
    Houma, LA 70360
    (985) 232-4819
    5.2 K-12
  • Houma
    Grades: PK-7 | 198 students
    3.3 miles
    441 6th Street
    Houma, LA 70364
    (985) 876-2038
    3.3 PK-7
  • Houma
    Grades: PK-7 | 153 students
    3.8 miles
    324 Estate Dr
    Houma, LA 70364
    (985) 876-1631
    3.8 PK-7

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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $5,828 for elementary schools and $8,182 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).