St. Francis De Sales Catholic School

St. Francis de Sales Catholic School has been a beacon of light in southwest Houston for over 55 years! We are one of the most richly diverse Catholic Schools in the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston.
Our students excel academically, spiritually and athletically.  High schools tell us they can always tell a St. Francis de Sales Schhol student because they are kind, charitable and come prepared with strong study habits.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students333 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
88%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St. Francis De Sales Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorStephen Klein
Admissions AssociateCarolyn Bellis

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Campus Ministry Team (Middle School), Chess Club, Robotics Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Violin

School Notes

  • The mission of St. Francis de Sales School is to educate each student in a spirit of faith and academic excellence according to Roman Catholic principles. As part of a caring, disciplined community, our school, in partnership with parents, nurtures and challenges each student to develop to his or her fullest potential
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  • Houston
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    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 82 students
    8.2 miles
    7324 Sw Frwy Ste 100
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 777-7877
    8.2 PK-K
    82
  • Houston
    Red Apple Private School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 14 students
    1.4 miles
    7605 Bissonnet St
    Houston, TX 77074
    (713) 771-7913
    1.4 PK-K
    14
  • Houston
    Grades: PK-12 | 604 students
    4.4 miles
    4900 Jackwood St
    Houston, TX 77096
    (713) 666-3111
    4.4 PK-12
    604
  • Katy
    Grades: NS-12
    14.6 miles
    2203 N. Westgreen Blvd
    Katy, TX 77449
    (713) 290-9025
    14.6 NS-12
    n/a
  • Richmond
    Grades: NS-12 | 191 students
    16.7 miles
    1201 Austin St
    Richmond, TX 77469
    (281) 342-3161
    16.7 NS-12
    191

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