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.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1906

Student Body

Total Students432 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade St Patrick School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
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,

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westphalia
    Grades: K-6 | 274 students
    6.9 miles
    209 N Westphalia St
    Westphalia, MI 48894
    6.9 K-6
  • Pewamo
    St Joseph Elementary School
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 1-8 | 96 students
    9.5 miles
    160 East Street
    Pewamo, MI 48873
    9.5 1-8
  • Ionia
    Ionia Nazarene Christian School
    (Church of the Nazarene)
    Grades: K-12 | 15 students
    10 miles
    83 E Tuttle Rd
    Ionia, MI 48846
    10 K-12
  • Saint Johns
    St Peter Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-5 | 46 students
    11.2 miles
    8990 Church Rd
    Saint Johns, MI 48879
    11.2 PK-5
  • Ionia
    Grades: PK-8 | 141 students
    11.2 miles
    317 Baldie St
    Ionia, MI 48846
    11.2 PK-8

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