St Patrick School

  • Saint Patrick's Catholic School has a long tradition of offering the children of Perry, Iowa a superior education rooted in the teachings of Christ.
  • Our school has gone through many positive changes throughout the years and we will continue to achieve the high standards set by our predecessors.
  • Our primary focus in everything we do at Saint Patrick's is to ensure our children meet our high academic standards and to become stewards for Christ.
  • St. Pat's Home & School Organization is the parent/teacher organization of St. Patrick's school.
  • Our purpose is to promote open communication, good will, and cooperation among the parents, faculty, administration, school board, and the parish of St. Patrick's.
  • We also direct and coordinate parental support of St. Patrick's through assistance in activities, social functions and fundraisers.
  • The mission of the Catholic schools of the Diocese of Des Moines is to provide meaningful educational experiences for children/adolescents in an environment integrated by Gospel values which nurtures faith, community, prayer and service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students136 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
54%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade St Patrick School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Woodward
    Woodward Academy
    All-boys  | Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 261 students
    9.7 miles
    1251 334th St
    Woodward, IA 50276
    (515) 438-3481
    9.7 6-12
    261
  • Dallas Center
    Dallas Center Christian School
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: 1-12 | 17 students
    12.2 miles
    23209 Quinlan Ave
    Dallas Center, IA 50063
    (515) 992-3855
    12.2 1-12
    17
  • Boone
    Trinity Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 104 students
    19.3 miles
    712 12th St
    Boone, IA 50036
    (515) 432-6912
    19.3 PK-8
    104
  • Boone
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 166 students
    19.4 miles
    1111 Marshall St
    Boone, IA 50036
    (515) 432-4124
    19.4 PK-8
    166
  • Waukee
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    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K
    19.6 miles
    80 Ne Carefree Lane
    Waukee, IA 50263
    (515) 297-6555
    19.6 NS-K
    n/a

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