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 Typen/a
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeSt 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 DirectorSheila Keaton
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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