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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1940

Student Body

Total Students225 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size23 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,800
% on Financial Aid
22%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,100

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
GolfSoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

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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