Saint Francis School Mission Statement
St. Francis School,in partnership with parents, is committed to providing a safe, caring environment where students can learn gospel living, gain a quality Catholic education and witness to a non-violent way of life.
We emphasize academic achievement. We provide a secure and disciplined learning environment. We provide a total education, which includes growth in religious awareness and an appreciation of morals and values. We exist for those who are seeking a faith-based education. Saint Francis School endeavors to meet the individual needs of each student. We support, strengthen and encourage parents in their role as the primary educators of their children.
We have 170 students in kindergarten through grade eight. Kindergarten is an all-day program. Saint Francis School serves the African American community. Minority enrollment is 99%. Of that total, 94% are African Americans. 5% are Hispanic. The building, remodeled in 1970, has 9 classrooms, a library, a state of the art computer room, an art room, a gymnasium, a cafeteria, and a chapel.
Saint Francis Elementary School is a “PeaceBuilder school”.
Building opens at 7:30 a.m.
Our Extended Day Program is held from 2:30-5:30. (additional fees apply)
Speech and Language Program is available.
Psychological/educational testing is available.
Spanish curriculum is taught weekly in all grades.
Remedial reading and math tutors are provided.
Counseling services are available.
Federal Hot Lunch Program is availble.
Cleveland Scholarship and Tutoring Program vouchers are accepted.
Children of all faiths attend Saint Francis Elementary School. Students are instructed in the Catholic faith and participate in prayer and worship. We hold a deep respect for the faith life of each child.
A wireless network operates throughout the school.
All classes are equipped with interactive white boards .
Computers in classrooms are online.
There is a fully equipped computer lab with 25 online computers.
Laptop computers are available for use in classrooms.
7206 Myron Ave
Cleveland, OH 44103
Principal: Sr. Karen Somerville, SND
Open House by Appointment Only