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Saint Nicholas Catholic School is a co-ed, Roman Catholic school serving 152 students in kindergarten through eighth grades. Affiliated with Saint Nicholas Parish in Sunman, Indiana, of Ripley County, the school has a student-to-teacher ratio of 17:1.
It is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA). Rated an Exemplary School~PL 221(Indiana's version of No Child Left Behind) St. Nicholas is accredited through the Indiana Department of Education.
Detailed information about the school can be obtained from the Indiana Department of Education, the Private School Review, or by contacting the school.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 161 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,125
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Title I Assistance for Remedial Instruction

Student Body

Total Students
161 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. Nicholas Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Plain, solid color navy or tan slacks and plain, solid color white, or navy shirts. Grades K-3-Skirts or Jumpers)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
We are very blessed by God as one of the few Catholic Schools that are still tuition-free. By prayer and faithful commitments to the Parish/School,we have been able to pay our bills,while retaining a professional teaching staff and a healthy enrollment.
% on Financial Aid
75%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$4,800
Admissions Director
Sherri Kirschner

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

School Notes

  • Saint Nicholas Catholic School is a co-ed, Roman Catholic school serving 152 students in kindergarten through eighth grades. Affiliated with Saint Nicholas Parish in Sunman, Indiana, of Ripley County, the school has a student-to-teacher ratio of 17:1. It is a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA). Rated an Exemplary School~PL 221(Indiana's version of No Child Left Behind)St. Nicholas is accredited through the Indiana Department of Education. Detailed information about the school can be obtained from the Indiana Department of Education, the Private School Review, or by contacting the school.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 161 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,125
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Indiana is $5,491 for elementary schools and $10,056 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Indiana is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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