St. Francis Xavier High School
- St. Francis Xavier Catholic schools offer state-of-the-art facilities, small class sizes and curriculum consistent with current trends, our catholic schools offer the highest quality faith-based education while stressing the importance of partnering awareness with moral and social responsibility. We work collaboratively to enrich the faith life of our students and families.
- St. Francis Xavier High School is recognized as one of the top 50 Catholic high schools in the nation and a School of Distinction by the Diocese of Green Bay. Preparing students to be future leaders in the community and Church is the highest priority.
- To learn more about the high school, visit https://xhs.xaviercatholicschools.org/ or email Admissions@XavierCatholicSchools.org.
- For more information, to schedule a tour or to set up a shadow for your child, visit https://www.xaviercatholicschools.org/enrollment/tours-shadowing-events
St. Francis Xavier High School places among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
- Student Body Largest student body
- Sports offered Most sports offered
- Extracurriculars Most extracurriculars offered
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Mild Learning Differences|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||522 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 28%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||45 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||21 students|
|Number of AP Courses||10 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||Biology, Calculus, Computer Science, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Human Geography, Macro Economics, Personal Finance, Physics, PLTW Aerospace Engineering, PLTW Civil Engineering and Architecture, PLTW Computer Science Principles, PLTW Introduction to Engineering, PLTW Principles of Biomedical Sciences, PLTW Principles of Engineering, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Statistics, U.S. Government & Politics, U.S. History, World History|
|Average ACT score||26|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$7,180|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition dependent on grade level. Scholarship Assistance is available. Multiple child discount available. State tax credit available.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$3,050|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Tara Pearce|
|Admissions Associate||Deanna Dupont|
|Total Sports Offered||17 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseball, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Dance,
Ice Hockey, Lacrosse,
Tennis, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||42 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Art Club, Book Club, Campus Activity Board, Campus Ministry, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Chinese Honor Society, Computer Programming, Environmental Club, Equestrian Team, French Honor Society, Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), German Honor Society, Honor Council, International Club, Key Club, Link Crew, Math League, National Business Honor Society, Peer Helpers, Prom Committee, Psychology Club, Robotics Club, Rock for Life Club, Science Olympiad, Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society, Spirit Think Tank, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, VEX Robotics Team, World Language Honor Society, Xavier Honor Society, Xavier Service Club
Arts and Music Programs:
Cinematography Club, Forensics, Mock Trial, Photography Club, Theatre Club
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Bowling Club, Ping Pong Club, Ski Club
- Xavier High School has been recognized by the Cardinal Newman Society as one of the top 50 Catholic high schools in the country. This was based on excellence in Catholic identity, civic education and academic achievement.
- Xavier students have an average composite ACT score of 25.7 with 98% of the classes taking the test.
- Xavier has established a "bring your own device" (BYOD) program in the area of technology. All students are required to have a laptop to use in their classes. Many textbooks are online and Google Docs are used for many assignments. Xavier uses Haiku as a learning management system.
- Xavier has used a block schedule since 1996. Students typically have four classes a day with no study halls. The graduation requirement is 29 credits but most students earn more than this minimum.
- Xavier offers a five-year program in Spanish, German, Chinese and French.
- Xavier offers Project Lead The Way (PLTW) courses in engineering and biomedical sciences. These are hands-on, project-based courses that are for the most part offered outside the school day/year. These courses are supplemental to our core science classes.
- Fifty international students from more than a dozen countries attend Xavier.
- Xavier excels in athletics and the arts and offers numerous opportunities to its students to grow in their faith.
- Xavier has a Christian Service requirement. Students must perform 10 hours of service each semester for a total of 80 hours before graduation. Most students perform at least twice that number before graduation.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Indianapolis Grades: 9-12 | 1223 students
3300 Prague Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317)787-8277 336.8 9-12
- Roanoke Grades: PK-12 | 460 students
621 N. Jefferson St
Roanoke, VA 24016
(540)982-3532 654.7 PK-12
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