St Helena School

  • Mission Statement Saint Helena School in is dedicated to providing a well-rounded education for students in grades pre-kindergarten through eighth. Gospel values are instilled by creating an environment of stewardship and by encouraging respect and tolerance. Strong academic skills are achieved through a challenging curriculum enriched by the study of fine arts, technology, and physical education. Our Motto: Challenge for Self...Charity for Others.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1967
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2018

Student Body

Total Students244 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Helena School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size19 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Flynn & OHara)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,950
Tuition NotesDiscounts for parish members and/or siblings. $375 registration fee. See website for more information.

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Book Club, Math Club, MineCraft Club, Spirituality Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Pueri Cantores Choir, School Choir, Theater/Drama Club

School Notes

  • Saint Helena School is dedicated to providing a well rounded education for students. Gospel values are instilled by creating an environment of stewardship and by encouraging respect and tolerance.  Strong academic skills are achieved through a challenging curriculum enriched by the study of fine arts, technology and physical education.  Challenge for Self......Charity for Others!
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This is the ideal facility to educate your child. They offer a well rounded curriculum without the over crowding of public schools at an affordable price. A great foundation for your children to enter a better high school and college.
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