St Francis De Sales High School

  • St. Francis DeSales High School is Catholic high school of the Diocese of Columbus and a recognized "School of Excellence" as acknowledged by the United States Government.
  • The mission of St. Francis DeSales High School is to provide a holistic educational experience in the Catholic tradition which prepares the mind, body and spirit of each student.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1960
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1992, 2002

Student Body

Total Students811 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 17%
Students by GradeSt Francis De Sales High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses16 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Psychology, AP U.S. Government & Politics, AP U.S. History, AP World History, French IV AP/French V AP, Italian IV AP, Latin IV AP, Spanish IV AP/Spanish V AP,
Average SAT score1160
Average ACT score22

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 12 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,900
Admissions DirectorJulie Barber
Admissions AssociateKelsie Gerardi

School Notes

  • St. Francis DeSales High School is Catholic high school of the Diocese of Columbus and a recognized "School of Excellence" as acknowledged by the United States Government. The mission of St. Francis DeSales High School is to provide a holistic educational experience in the Catholic tradition which prepares the mind, body and spirit of each student.
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  • Columbus
    Grades: 9-12 | 673 students
    8.3 miles
    1285 Zettler Rd
    Columbus, OH 43227
    (614)237-5421
    8.3 9-12
    673
  • Columbus
    Grades: 9-12 | 906 students
    2.1 miles
    99 E Cooke Rd
    Columbus, OH 43214
    (614)268-8671
    2.1 9-12
    906
  • Columbus
    Grades: NS-12 | 658 students
    5 miles
    3650 Reed Rd
    Columbus, OH 43220
    (614)457-7883
    5 NS-12
    658
  • New Albany
    Marburn Academy
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 282 students
    9.6 miles
    9555 Johnstown Road
    New Albany, OH 43054
    (614)433-0822
    9.6 1-12
    282
  • Columbus
    Grades: PK-12 | 1087 students
    4.8 miles
    4300 Cherry Bottom Road
    Columbus, OH 43230
    (614)509-2220
    4.8 PK-12
    1087

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The average private school tuition in Columbus, OH is $5,508 for elementary schools and $13,747 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Columbus, OH is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).