St Francis Of Assisi School

  • St. Francis of Assisi School offers a well-rounded Catholic education for children in Kindergarten through 8th grade.
  • Established in 1886, our beautiful campus is located in the heart of the Highlands neighborhood, east of downtown Louisville.
  • Our small yet diverse student population thrives in an atmosphere of cooperative learning, with discipline based on Christian values.
  • St. Francis of Assisi School provides students with many remarkable benefits.
  • St. Francis of Assisi School serves as a vital component of the Parish Community and strives to reflect the greater diversity prevalent to the Louisville Highland area.
  • We recognize that effective teaching and learning rests upon the recognition of the unique talents and learning style of each individual.
  • We maintain that the grade school years are vital for children to be exposed to a variety of opportunities in order to determine their own strength-based areas.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2016

Student Body

Total Students261 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade St Francis Of Assisi School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-12 | 422 students
    7.6 miles
    3101 Bluebird Ln
    Louisville, KY 40299
    (502) 267-6187
    7.6 PK-12
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-8 | 686 students
    3.6 miles
    423 Cherrywood Road
    Louisville, KY 40207
    (502) 897-2785
    3.6 PK-8
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-12 | 676 students
    1.2 miles
    2427 Glenmary Ave
    Louisville, KY 40204
    (502) 479-0340
    1.2 PK-12
  • Louisville
     St Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 382 students
    0.6 miles
    1800 Newburg Road
    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502) 458-2850
    0.6 PK-8
  • Louisville
    St Edward School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 440 students
    6.8 miles
    9610 Sue Helen Dr
    Louisville, KY 40299
    (502) 267-6633
    6.8 PK-8

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