St. Gregory Cathedral School is the oldest private elementary school in East Texas.
Established in 1946, the school has been twice named as a U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon School and is the only elementary school so designated in Tyler.
The mission of the St. Gregory is the fulfillment of the educational ministry of the Catholic Church and has as its primary goal the on going formation of the Christian person.
It aims at the development of the individual's moral, intellectual, social, cultural, and physical endowments.
As a Catholic educational community we believe that St. Gregory School exists to provide a unique service to the parish and to the wider community by affording students the opportunity to develop Christian values, achieve academic excellence, and to discover personal talents.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 223 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2006, 2014

Student Body

Total Students
223 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
St. Gregory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. Gregory Cathedral School is the oldest private elementary school in East Texas. Established in 1946, the school has been twice named as a U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon School and is the only elementary school so designated in Tyler. The mission of the St. Gregory is the fulfillment of the educational ministry of the Catholic Church and has as its primary goal the on going formation of the Christian person. It aims at the development of the individual's moral, intellectual, social, cultural, and physical endowments. As a Catholic educational community we believe that St. Gregory School exists to provide a unique service to the parish and to the wider community by affording students the opportunity to develop Christian values, achieve academic excellence, and to discover personal talents.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 223 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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