St. Francis de Sales School

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St Francis de Sales School is an independent, chartered college preparatory school operated by the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales, a religious congregation of the Catholic Church for boys in grades 7-12.
St. Francis offers the most extensive AP program in Northwest Ohio with all classes taught inhouse by our teachers.
St. Francis has more State championship teams than any other Catholic School in the area.
St. francis de Sales offers a personalized approach to education with myPREP which allows students to engage in learning which prepares them for the next step after high school.
St. Francis de Sales School offers a complete, well-rounded activities program.
Students engage in sports, arts, and clubs at St. Francis.
St. Francis is the only School in Ohio with a Human Performance Lab. In collaboration with Promedica, the Lab offers students the chance to have hands on experiences with Light boards, metabolic carts, and a Bod Pod (body composition testing).

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1955

Student Body

Total Students689 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St. Francis de Sales School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses21 courses
Average ACT score24
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(sport coat, collared shirt, tie and dress pants and shoes)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,450
Tuition NotesTuition for students in grades 7&8 is discounted $2,600~ $9850
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBrenda Skinner
Admissions AssociatePatrick Szenderski


Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Water Polo, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
TennisTrack and Field,
Water PoloWrestling,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Anime Club, Chess Club, Interact Club, Latino Club, Middle Eastern Club, Mountain Biking Club, Robotics Team, Ski and Snowboard Club, Student Council, TV Studio, video Game Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Concert Band, Marching Band, Mens Choir, Musical Productions (Grade 7-8), Musical Theatre Production (High School), Pep Band

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    Grades: K-12 | 390 students
    4 miles
    4607 W Laskey Road
    Toledo, OH 43623
    (419) 885-3558
    4 K-12
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    5.1 miles
    1715 S Reynolds Road
    Toledo, OH 43614
    (419) 381-1312
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    St. Johns Jesuit High School & Academy
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 656 students
    5.5 miles
    5901 Airport Hwy
    Toledo, OH 43615
    (419) 865-5743
    5.5 6-12
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    2.9 miles
    2550 Cherry Street
    Toledo, OH 43608
    (419) 255-2280
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    Grades: PK-12 | 647 students
    129.1 miles
    4595 Gender Rd
    Canal Winchester, OH 43110
    (614) 382-1111
    129.1 PK-12

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