St. Marks Cathedral School

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St. Mark's Cathedral School is a private Episcopal school that serves children ages Preschool 2 through Grade 8.
The mission of St. Mark`s Cathedral School is to value the individual who comes to us, to help that student realize his or her potential, and to foster a culture that reflects Christian values, intellectual curiosity, and a strong work ethic. Our goal is to develop a student who first feels self-confident educationally, socially, and spiritually, and who then can reach out to help others in our community.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 349 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1953

Student Body

Total Students
349 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
St. Marks Cathedral School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
School Uniforms

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
2%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Sarah Cantwell

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Running Club, Student Council, Student Leadership Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Destination Imagination

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Cabosa Soccer, JETS Football

School Notes

  • For over sixty years now, St. Mark`s has been helping children grow in wisdom and grace in Shreveport, Louisiana. We are a school which is rich in tradition but mindful of the future, seeking to blend the tried and true practices of the past with innovative practices based upon contemporary research on learning.We seek to help children develop their full and unique potential in an environment of love. Our outstanding teachers are not only knowledgeable in their fields but deeply committed to developing strong personal relationships with each of their students. Whether your child is in his or her first year of our preschool or about to graduate from the 8th grade, he or she will be nurtured and challenged in developmentally appropriate and exciting ways.St. Mark`s graduates go on not only to success in high school and college but to become leaders in their communities wherever they may be. We are proud of how our graduates represent us in the wider community and always delighted when they come back to visit us!
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are St. Marks Cathedral School often compared to?
St. Marks Cathedral Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Southfield School, St. John Berchmans Cathedral School by visitors of our site.
What is the acceptance rate of St. Marks Cathedral School?
The acceptance rate of St. Marks Cathedral School is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 88%.
What sports does St. Marks Cathedral School offer?
St. Marks Cathedral School offers 7 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Swimming and Tennis.
When is the application deadline for St. Marks Cathedral School?
The application deadline for St. Marks Cathedral School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

5  
There is no doubt St. Mark`s provides the best education from PS2-8th grade in the Shreveport-Bossier area. This school gave me the foundation to succeed in all areas of high school. I felt very ahead of my classmates from other schools. To this day, the school continues to thrive and uphold its reputation for its outstanding academics.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 349 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average acceptance rate in Shreveport, LA is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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