St. Patrick School

  • St. Patrick School has been providing an enriching Catholic education for children in grades first through eight for almost 100 years and through grade twelve for over 50 years.
  • We are committed to providing a learning environment for all students to develop in mind, body and spirit.
  • At St. Patrick, students experience a challenging curriculum integrated with Catholic values that prepare them for a changing world.
  • Our curriculum meets Diocesan, State, and National Standards and is designed to prepare students for higher learning.
  • College preparatory classes, a new computer lab, and Internet access in all classrooms complement the core curriculum.
  • Students in all grades participate in daily prayer, weekly liturgies, and service projects that help build their spirituality and character.
  • At St. Patrick, all students experience an optimum student to teacher ratio, which promotes a strong environment for learning.
  • At Portland St. Patrick we strive to make excellence our standard.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1906

Student Body

Total Students410 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by GradeSt. Patrick School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size23 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
Average ACT score22

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,600
Tuition NotesHigh school students pay an additional $400.00 and there is a 50 registration fee for all students
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMr. Randy Hodge


Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

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