St. Francis Xavier School

As a Catholic parish school, the community of St. Francis Xavier School seeks to develop well-rounded, discerning individuals.
With an emphasis on Catholic formation and academic rigor, the school's program is designed to promote each student's intellectual and spiritual growth grounded in a deepening relationship with Jesus Christ.
With strong parental support, St. Francis Xavier School seeks to educate students who demonstrate high personal effort in striving to reach the school's high academic standards.
We also endeavor to reach beyond academic success to create loving, respectful, compassionate, and empathetic students who are dedicated to justice and peace.
To meet these ends, we provide opportunities for faith exploration, service to others, and intellectual development.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 636 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,585
  • Average class size: 30 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1928
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
636 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
St. Francis Xavier School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
30 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Jean Palumbo

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

School Notes

  • As a Catholic parish school, the community of St. Francis Xavier School seeks to develop well-rounded, discerning individuals. With an emphasis on Catholic formation and academic rigor, the school's program is designed to promote each student's intellectual and spiritual growth grounded in a deepening relationship with Jesus Christ. With strong parental support, St. Francis Xavier School seeks to educate students who demonstrate high personal effort in striving to reach the school's high academic standards. We also endeavor to reach beyond academic success to create loving, respectful, compassionate, and empathetic students who are dedicated to justice and peace. To meet these ends, we provide opportunities for faith exploration, service to others, and intellectual development.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 636 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,585
  • Average class size: 30 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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