St. Gregory Elementary School

The mission of St. Gregory Catholic School is to promote Christian values and to pursue excellence in education within the school community.
It is a privilege to serve the children of this school. We believe every day should be a delightful journey of spiritual growth, learning, and discovery.
Our traditions and culture reflect the strong spirituality of our community, as well as the academic success and caliber of our students and staff.
St. Gregory's staff is deeply committed to high achievement for each of our students. Our mission, philosophy, and student learning expectations describe our commitment to ensuring that all of our students reach their full spiritual, academic, intellectual, and creative potential.
Our parents also play a vital role in the education of our children and offer incredible support in and out of the classroom.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 372 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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St. Gregory Elementary School places among the top 20% of private schools in Arizona for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Autism, learning disabilities, hearing impaired, ADHD
Year Founded
1945
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
372 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
66%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
St. Gregory Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
25 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
Advanced Courses
7th grade Honors English, 7th grade Honors Literature, 7th grade Pre-Algebra, 8th grade Algebra I, 8th grade Honors English, 8th grade Honors Literature
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(St. Gregory School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition rage is $6,400 to $4,160 depending on parishioner status. There is a multi-child discount. Scholarships cover up to 100% available based on need.
% on Financial Aid
65%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Margaret Welfelt

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Band, Chess, Dance

Club or Organization:
STEM Activities, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Theater

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sports Program

School Notes

  • Educating Hearts and Minds since 1945
  • Advanced Curriculum
  • Welcoming Community
  • Extracurricular Activities
  • Early Day & Extended Day Services

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
I really love this school and I've been here since pretty school I've made some pretty great friends over the years and this school is always and forever will be my St.Gregory family and if Mrs.Graves or Mrs.DeGrose is reading this thank for doing my idea of the sticky notes
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5  
We attended Grandparents Day and met our 2 grandson's teachers, who were preschool and kindergarten. They were very friendly and knowledgeable. The children were all very happy and well managed. I think Saint Gregory's School is wonderfully diverse and focused on learning. Sincerely, Mark Tellier
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AZ School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 372 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,000
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Phoenix, AZ is $11,699 for elementary schools and $14,229 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Phoenix, AZ is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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