St. Francis Xavier High School

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St. Francis Xavier High School Photo #1 - Our students are encouraged to particpate in all sports we offer.
St. Francis Xavier High School is an independent Catholic High School providing challenging academics in a nurturing, family atmosphere.
We offer individualized academic attention to each student as well as individualized college preperation and guidance.

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St. Francis Xavier High School places among the top 20% of private schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
National Catholic Education Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1997

Student Body

Total Students19 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
63%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St. Francis Xavier High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size10 students
Number of AP Courses2 courses
Advanced CoursesAP US Government, AP US History
Average SAT score1140
Average ACT score25
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(khaki pants/skirt and school polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineAug. 12
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,975
Tuition NotesAlso require a $500 registration fee.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,000
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSusan Lavergne

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic quiz bowl, Art Club, Beta Club, Chess Team, Cooking Club, Literary meet competition, Math Meet competitions, Mock Trial competition, Mu Alpha Theta, Music Festival competition, National Honor Society, Spanish Honor society
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    22.8 miles
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The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $6,238 for elementary schools and $7,049 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).