St. Francis De Sales School

St. Francis de Sales School is committed to creating a loving and caring Catholic community where teaching and learning supports all children in becoming the best they can be in mind, body, and spirit.
Catholic theology recognizes parents as being primarily responsible for the education of their children.
Therefore, collaboration between the family, school, and parish staff is essential to the success of each child and to the success of the overall St. Francis de Sales community.
The schools of the Diocese of Columbus are committed to developing productive citizens of the world capable of responding appropriately to differences among people and meeting the challenges of a rapidly changing society.
At St. Francis, we firmly believe and fully participate in this commitment.
This is evidenced in our strong technology program, our emphasis on developing thinking and reasoning skills for students at all age levels, and our on-going efforts to develop the whole person.
The mission of St. Francis de Sales School is to create a loving and caring Catholic community where teaching and learning support all children in becoming the best they can be in mind, body, and spirit.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 1-8
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

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School History

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 1-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Reading & Math Lab; Speech
Year Founded
1850

Student Body

Total Students
258 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade
St. Francis De Sales School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
23 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
20 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
6th Grade Camp, 8th Grade Ropes, Altar Serving, Boy Scouts, Daisies, Days of Creation, Girl Scouts, Performances, School-wide Retreats, Science/History Day, Service Projects, Spelling Bee, Virtue of the Month, Weekly All School Mass

Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Lego League, STEM Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Mass Choir, Music Lessons, Youth Choir

School Notes

  • St. Francis de Sales School is committed to creating a loving and caring Catholic community where teaching and learning supports all children in becoming the best they can be in mind, body, and spirit. Catholic theology recognizes parents as being primarily responsible for the education of their children. Therefore, collaboration between the family, school, and parish staff is essential to the success of each child and to the success of the overall St. Francis de Sales community. The schools of the Diocese of Columbus are committed to developing productive citizens of the world capable of responding appropriately to differences among people and meeting the challenges of a rapidly changing society. At St. Francis, we firmly believe and fully participate in this commitment. This is evidenced in our strong technology program, our emphasis on developing thinking and reasoning skills for students at all age levels, and our on-going efforts to develop the whole person. The mission of St. Francis de Sales School is to create a loving and caring Catholic community where teaching and learning support all children in becoming the best they can be in mind, body, and spirit.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are St. Francis De Sales School often compared to?
St. Francis De Sales Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Blessed Sacrament School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of St. Francis De Sales School?
The acceptance rate of St. Francis De Sales School is 99%, which is higher than the national average of 89%.
What sports does St. Francis De Sales School offer?
St. Francis De Sales School offers 7 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Football, Golf, Track and Field, Volleyball and Wrestling.
What is St. Francis De Sales School's ranking?
St. Francis De Sales School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Ohio for: Most extracurriculars offered 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).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 1-8
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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