St. Raphael School
As part of a vibrant community, Saint Raphael School provides a Catholic environment where each child is loved and valued as a child of God.
Our school offers the opportunity for our children to grow spiritually and intellectually.
We strive to develop in our children a capacity for tolerance and compassion toward others, as well as an awareness of the importance of service to those in need.
Our ultimate goal is that our children will go from here as lifelong learners who are reflective and selfless individuals of faith.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Top Ranked MA School
- Grades: Prekindergarten-8
- Enrollment: 348 students
- Application Deadline: None / Rolling
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
St. Raphael School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for:
School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Academics and Faculty
Total Classroom Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Frequently Asked Questions
What schools are St. Raphael School often compared to?
St. Raphael Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like St. Joseph Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What is St. Raphael School's ranking?
St. Raphael School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for St. Raphael School?
The application deadline for St. Raphael School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
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