St. Francis Of Assisi School

The mission of St. Francis of Assisi School is to educate the whole person by creating a Christ-centered community that fosters an active faith, encourages service, and promotes academic growth.
St. Francis of Assisi School is a Catholic parish school where families and teachers work in partnership to foster the formation of education of the whole child.
St. Francis of Assisi School is committed to teaching the truths of our Catholic faith and traditions; creating an environment of respect and responsibility for oneself and for our global community; and nurturing intellectual curiosity while facilitating academic excellence and active involvement in learning.
St. Francis School offers a curriculum which brings a diverse and rich experience to each child.
We believe that every student can succeed with the unique and special gifts he/she has received from God.
Our goal is to build a strong foundation for our students that will support them throughout their lives.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, Language based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded1953

Student Body

Total Students472 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St. Francis Of Assisi School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size26 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Red sweaters, plaid skirts, bule pants, white shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineApr. 1 / Sep. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,865
Tuition NotesThis is the in-parish rate for the 2011-2012 school year.
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$850
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions AssociateSiobhan Harris

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art classes, Drama, Homework Club, Lego Robotics
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Seattle
    Grades: NS-8 | 156 students
    44.4 miles
    900 35th Ave
    Seattle, WA 98122
    (206) 324-0460
    44.4 NS-8
    156
  • Renton
    Grades: PK-8 | 404 students
    36.8 miles
    336 Shattuck Avenue S
    Renton, WA 98057
    (425) 255-0059
    36.8 PK-8
    404
  • Seattle
    Grades: 9-12 | 855 students
    49.5 miles
    8200 Wallingford Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98103
    (206) 527-7711
    49.5 9-12
    855
  • Seattle
    Grades: 9-12 | 836 students
    41.8 miles
    140 S 140th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 246-0500
    41.8 9-12
    836
  • Seattle
    O'dea High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 490 students
    45.7 miles
    802 Terry Avenue
    Seattle, WA 98104
    (206) 622-6596
    45.7 9-12
    490

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