St. Francis De Sales School

We, the staff of St. Francis de Sales School, in agreement with the pastor and School Board and recognizing parents as the primary educators of their children.
St. Francis de Sales School is a ministry of education and formation in the Church, evangelizing and sharing religious beliefs with students, communicating, learning, and encouraging a life balanced by social and physical activity.
Our goal is to enable students to address contemporary problems with Christian insight and to respond with Christian service.
St. Francis de Sales School is dedicated to academic excellence, to reinforcing a sense of social concern, and to preparing our students for the challenge of improving society by providing an education whose strengths are drawn and rooted in Gospel values.

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

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded
1917
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
150 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
77%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
St. Francis De Sales School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
11 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
sibling discounts available
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Nanci Ortiz
Admissions Associate
Stephanie Ceja

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Academic Decathlon, Student Council, Yearbook Committee

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir Club

School Notes

  • We, the staff of St. Francis de Sales School, in agreement with the pastor and School Board and recognizing parents as the primary educators of their children.
  • St. Francis de Sales School is a ministry of education and formation in the Church, evangelizing and sharing religious beliefs with students, communicating, learning, and encouraging a life balanced by social and physical activity.
  • Our goal is to enable students to address contemporary problems with Christian insight and to respond with Christian service.
  • St. Francis de Sales School is dedicated to academic excellence, to reinforcing a sense of social concern, and to preparing our students for the challenge of improving society by providing an education whose strengths are drawn and rooted in Gospel values.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Francis De Sales School cost?
St. Francis De Sales School's tuition is approximately $5,004 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of St. Francis De Sales School?
The acceptance rate of St. Francis De Sales School is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.
What sports does St. Francis De Sales School offer?
St. Francis De Sales School offers 3 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Soccer and Volleyball.
What is St. Francis De Sales School's ranking?
St. Francis De Sales School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Least expensive tuition and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for St. Francis De Sales School?
The application deadline for St. Francis De Sales School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is St. Francis De Sales School located?
St. Francis De Sales School is located in the Downtown Riverside neighborhood of Riverside, CA.

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The average private school tuition in Riverside, CA is $5,941 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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