2016 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence

 

Academic Profile

Quality academics, emphasis on Catholic faith and values, loving discipline, caring teachers, good friends, fun, and positive memories all make up the St. George Catholic School experience.

Providing a progressive curriculum that integrates faith and academics is at the heart of the mission of St. George School. Teachers use the latest instructional methods including a literature-based reading curriculum with a strong emphasis on phonics, as well as cooperative learning techniques. A strong preparatory curriculum is enhanced by current technology including subject specific computer software and audiovisuals. A fully equipped computer lab, classrooms with internet access, along with state of the art communication stations are resources that give students an academic advantage. St. George is a state accredited school and students score higher than average at the local, state, and national levels in standardized tests.
 

Classroom Size

The developmental kindergarten class (a two year kindergarten program) consists of 18 students. The class size for our regular kindergarten classrooms is 24. In first through eighth grade a typical class size is 30. Each kindergarten and first grade class has a full time teacher’s assistant.

Curriculum