St. Vincent De Paul School

At St Vincent De Paul School, our misssin is to be a faith-centered Catholic school that promotes academic achievement and spiritual development for our students and families.
This is reflected through our actions, support of each other, and service to the community.
We are a faith-centered Catholic school serving our parish and community through prayer and action.
The focus of instruction is to help students achieve their highest individual potential.
As facilitators of learning, teachers motivate, guide and support students by utilizing a variety of teaching techniques.
In partnership with parents, we establish a foundation that encourages students to make responsible choices and to become life-long learners in our global community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students269 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St. Vincent De Paul School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Federal Way
    Life Academy Of Puget Sound
    Alternative School (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 55 students
    0.8 miles
    414 SW 312th Street
    Federal Way, WA 98023
    (253) 839-7378
    0.8 PK-12
  • Auburn
    Grades: PK-8 | 170 students
    5.5 miles
    1312 2nd Street Se
    Auburn, WA 98002
    (253) 833-3541
    5.5 PK-8
  • Tacoma
    Grades: PK-8 | 457 students
    11.2 miles
    7112 S 12th St
    Tacoma, WA 98465
    (253) 564-5185
    11.2 PK-8
  • Tacoma
    Grades: NS-8 | 372 students
    7.7 miles
    1112 North G Street
    Tacoma, WA 98403
    (253) 272-2297
    7.7 NS-8
  • Federal Way
    Grades: NS-12 | 279 students
    2.2 miles
    33645 20th Ave. S.
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    (253) 943-2500
    2.2 NS-12

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