St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic School

St. Ignatius Martyr School provides a Christian environment wherein students in grades Pre-K through 8, teachers, and parents continually strive to build up a community of faith, hope and love that witness to Gospel values through the development of every child's spiritual, intellectual and creative potential.
The school offers a challenging and broad-based curriculum, religious values infused into the curriculum, daily prayer, weekly Mass, a caring family environment, a highly qualified faculty and staff, computers in all classrooms, an after school care program and an extra-curricular sports program for students in grades 5 – 8.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 225 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,800
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1940

Student Body

Total Students
225 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
23 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
22%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,100

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Environmental club, National Junior Honor Society (NJHS), One Act Play, PSIA, Spelling Bee, Student Government, Yearbook

School Notes

  • All applications must include the following documents: * birth certificate * valid immunization record * certificates of Baptism, First Penance, Confirmation, and Eucharist (if applicable) * Social Security numbers * documents relating to custody arrangements (if applicable) * official transcript (if applicable) A Screening Test is administered to all applicants to determine admission and placement. Acceptance and placement of new students will be based on screening test results, standardized test results, and performance evaluation of the most recent report card. Additional testing, interviews and contact with the sending school may be required prior to acceptance and placement. The decision to admit new students from unaccredited schools or home schools will be preceded by testing and evaluation.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 225 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,800
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Austin, TX is $11,444 for elementary schools and $14,172 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Austin, TX is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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