St. Francis Xavier School

Saint Francis Xavier School is dedicated to the Catholic education of students from the preschool level through grade eight.
Through nurturing the academic, spiritual, social and physical development of each child, the curriculum supports and enhances the Gospel values of Jesus.
By embracing Catholic identity throughout all facets of learning, Saint Francis Xavier School strengthens the values that connect family, parish and community.

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

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students272 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Francis Xavier School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • South Weymouth
    Grades: PK-8 | 132 students
    1 miles
    40 West Street
    South Weymouth, MA 02190
    (781) 335-6232
    1 PK-8
    132
  • Hingham
    Grades: PK-3 | 105 students
    2.3 miles
    247 Gardner St
    Hingham, MA 02043
    (781) 749-3698
    2.3 PK-3
    105
  • Rockland
    Grades: NS-8 | 393 students
    3.4 miles
    6 Delprete Ave
    Rockland, MA 02370
    (781) 878-1154
    3.4 NS-8
    393
  • Braintree
    Granite Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 45 students
    1.5 miles
    6 Columbian St
    Braintree, MA 02184
    (781) 380-3945
    1.5 6-12
    45
  • Braintree
    Grades: PK-5 | 112 students
    3.8 miles
    25 Brow Ave
    Braintree, MA 02184
    (781) 356-7877
    3.8 PK-5
    112

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The average private school tuition in Massachusetts is $13,091 for elementary schools and $32,199 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).