St. Philomena School

The St. Philomena Parish School community, are committed to the ministry of giving our students a firm academic and spiritual foundation rooted in the Catholic faith, traditions, moral, and religious values.
In partnership with parents, the primary educators of their children, and in the setting of a faith-filled community, we nurture the growth of the whole child mind, body, and spirit.
We celebrate the many gifts and talents of our students, as well as the cultural diversity of our community, church, and world.
Professional teachers and staff model life-long learning by providing a challenging and contemporary academic program, infused with the Gospel message of Christ.
As facilitators of learning, we encourage all students to explore and take academic risks in their quest to become critical thinkers, problem solvers, and effective communicators.
We strive to prepare our students to live their faith daily as reflective, contributing citizens in service to their church and to their global community.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students277 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
54%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St. Philomena School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Seattle
    Grades: 9-12 | 855 students
    19.7 miles
    8200 Wallingford Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98103
    (206) 527-7711
    19.7 9-12
    855
  • Seattle
    Grades: 9-12 | 836 students
    5.2 miles
    140 S 140th St
    Seattle, WA 98168
    (206) 246-0500
    5.2 9-12
    836
  • Seattle
    O'dea High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 490 students
    14 miles
    802 Terry Avenue
    Seattle, WA 98104
    (206) 622-6596
    14 9-12
    490
  • Seattle
    Grades: PK-8 | 273 students
    17.4 miles
    3301 W Dravus St
    Seattle, WA 98199
    (206) 283-7031
    17.4 PK-8
    273
  • Seattle
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    9.8 miles
    3401 Sw Myrtle Street
    Seattle, WA 98126
    (206) 935-0651
    9.8 PK-8
    252

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The average private school tuition in Seattle, WA is $16,463 for elementary schools and $19,193 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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