St. Francis Of Assisi School

St. Francis of Assisi School is committed, in partnership with parents, to providing a strong educational foundation emphasizing traditional Catholic spirituality, teachings, and values.
The most significant strength of St. Francis is its historic service to an enduring, unique, rural community.
Dedicated, caring teachers who provide a sound academic and spiritual education are the hallmark of the St. Francis experience.
St. Francis School enrolls grades Kindergarten through eight and is open to all students.
We maintain high academic standards emphasizing mastery of basic skills, problem solving strategies, and enthusiasm for life-long learning.
We foster a safe and caring environment that provides a strong educational foundation for the academic, social, physical, and spiritual growth of each child.
We encourage the deepening of each student's faith through the study of scripture, worship, service, and moral development.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Education Association
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1912

Student Body

Total Students114 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Francis Of Assisi School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform, navy blue or khaki pants with plain polo shirt, white, navy or light blue or red.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,000
Tuition NotesCatholic student rate: $3,737 per year Non-Catholic rate: $4,714 per year Tuition Assistance available through FACTS Management company
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$100
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDiane Ramsperger
Admissions AssociateLoretta Blatner
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