Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Mrs. Helena Russell
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Religious
Science
Visual arts
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Teacher-run

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts None
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish

Support

17
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 98% 44%
Hispanic 1% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Black 0% 37%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
6
Boys Sports
including: Football
10
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cub Scouts
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools St. Vincent's Academy
  Benedictine Military School

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Diocese of Savannah

Enrollment

Learn more Http://school.saintpetertheapostle.com/admissions_policy
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $6000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012