St. Jerome Elementary School

  • St. Jerome Catholic School is a ministry of the Catholic Community of St. Jerome Parish.
  • Together with the understanding, support and cooperation of parents, the teachers and staff of St. Jerome Catholic School endeavor to provide thorough, high quality instruction in a safe, Christian environment where caring, responsibility and knowledge are the building blocks for meeting the needs of the whole child.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLearning disabilities, Autism, Speech and Hearing
Year Founded1965

Student Body

Total Students234 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St. Jerome Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,200
Tuition NotesMultiple scholarships are available to those who are eligible.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,300
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFlag Football,

School Notes

  • St. Jerome Catholic School is a Christ-centered school where students excel in Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Spanish, STEAM and more. Students serve the community, participate in after-school sports, engage in theater, robotics and much more. Students are safe and are in a community where family comes first.

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The average private school tuition in Phoenix, AZ is $8,100 for elementary schools and $13,809 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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