St. Francis Indian School

The mission of St. Francis Indian School is to facilitate the best academic and cultural education with the highest expectations for our student and their families using a well-trained supportive staff in a safe and healthy environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students575 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade St. Francis Indian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to St. Francis Indian School is White Eagle Christian Academy (16.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sapa Un Catholic Academy Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Zion Lutheran School (26.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Francis
    Sapa Un Catholic Academy Elementary School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-7 | 39 students
    0.2 miles
    350 S Oak St
    Saint Francis, SD 57572
    (605) 747-2567
    0.2 K-7
  • Mission
    Grades: 1-10 | 11 students
    16.6 miles
    485 E. 2nd St.
    Mission, SD 57555
    (605) 856-2476
    16.6 1-10
  • Valentine
    Zion Lutheran School
    Zion Lutheran School Photo - Your child's academic classroom setting
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 52 students
    26.1 miles
    224 N Government St
    Valentine, NE 69201
    (402) 376-2745
    26.1 PK-8
  • Kyle
    Lakota Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-6 | 32 students
    69.8 miles
    3 Mile Creek Rd
    Kyle, SD 57752
    (605) 455-2487
    69.8 K-6
  • Porcupine
    Grades: K-8 | 143 students
    72.1 miles
    500 Lourdes Lane
    Porcupine, SD 57772
    (605) 867-2801
    72.1 K-8

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