St Francis Seraph School

  • St. Francis School is located in the heart of Cincinnati's historic over-the-Rhine district.
  • The school was built in 1861 and served the Catholic children of German and Irish immigrants.
  • St. Francis Seraph School now serves inner city children in grades K-8, providing a quality education to children of various faiths and cultures.
  • Working within the Catholic faith community of St. Francis Seraph Ministries, with the parents of our children and among the people of Over-the-Rhine, we, as a school, endeavor to educate the whole child today to be productive citizens and followers of Christ for the 21st Century regardless of the obstacles.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1861

Student Body

Total Students217 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade St Francis Seraph School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
5%
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki Pants/Skirt and Navy Blue Polo Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMar. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,700
Tuition NotesTuition is paid by 10 monthly installments. Family contribution is income based.
% on Financial Aid
99%
Admissions DirectorJamie Klauke

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Recreational Athletic Programs:
Frairs Club

School Notes

  • St. Francis School is located in the heart of Cincinnati's historic over-the-Rhine district. The school was built in 1861 and served the Catholic children of German and Irish immigrants. St. Francis Seraph School now serves inner city children in grades K-8, providing a quality education to children of various faiths and cultures. Working within the Catholic faith community of St. Francis Seraph Ministries, with the parents of our children and among the people of Over-the-Rhine, we, as a school, endeavor to educate the whole child today to be productive citizens and followers of Christ for the 21st Century regardless of the obstacles.
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    Grades: PK-8 | 240 students
    2.4 miles
    1602 Madison Road
    Cincinnati, OH 45206
    (513) 961-1953
    2.4 PK-8
    240

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The average private school tuition in Cincinnati, OH is $6,452 for elementary schools and $15,850 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Cincinnati, OH is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).