St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School

St. Peter Chanel School is ultimately owned and operated by the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge.
This is the case of all Catholic Schools located in the Diocese of Baton Rouge.All Diocesan Catholic schools, including ours, is under the supervision of the Diocesan Superintendent of Schools, and is operated in strict accordance with provisions of the Administrative Manual published by the Diocesan Catholic Schools Office.
S.P.C. supports and enforces all Diocesan policies.  Our curriculum is approved by the State of Louisiana and the Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge and exceeds the requirements of the State Board of Education. We challenge our students to achieve more than the minimum standards required for promotion.
In addition to Reading, Language Arts,Science, Social Studies, and Math, our students have daily classes in Religion.
The curriculum is enriched and enhanced through classes in computer, physical education, and library.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Mar. 5 / May. 15
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1935

Student Body

Total Students
379 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade
St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Mar. 5 / May. 15
Tuition Notes
Please contact school office or check website for tuition cost
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
4-H, Beta, Student Council

School Notes

  • Located in St. James Parish, St. Peter Chanel School offers grades PK3-8. Students qualifying in 8th grade can earn high school credit in Algebra I and English I. St. Peter Chanel School offers students an opportunity to participate in sports, music, drama programs and art classes for grades 2-8. St. Peter Chanel's mission is to provide a Christ centered curriculum that enables our young people to integrate the teachings of their Catholic-Christian faith into every aspect of their lives.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School?
The acceptance rate of St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School is 98%, which is higher than the national average of 88%.
What sports does St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School offer?
St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Softball and Volleyball.
What is St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School's ranking?
St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for: Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School?
The application deadline for St. Peter Chanel Interparochial School is Mar. 5 / May. 15.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Mar. 5 / May. 15
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $7,858 for elementary schools and $9,519 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisiana is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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