St. Francis Xavier School
Saint Francis Xavier is a parish primary school of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia comprising a pre-K through 8th grade program. We are pledged to maintain and constantly improve an excellent academic program that encourages our students to be devout Catholics who are well equipped intellectually for the vocation to which they are called by God. Please call to arrange a visit!
Points Of Pride
University of Pennsylvania Distributed Leadership School; Since 2015, graduates have earned entrance and over $700,000 in scholarships into top schools such as Haverford, Shipley, St. Joseph's Prep, and Mount St. Joseph Academy, etc.; Scholarships and Awards: 12 Neumann Scholars, 2 St. John Vianney Scholars, and 30 Josephine C. Connelly Achievement Awardees recognized by the Connelly Foundation for outstanding accomplishment; AOP School of Distinguished Instruction; Advanced Math Program Grades 5 through 8; Well-rounded curriculum includes Music, Art, and Library in addition to standard academic subjects; Strong commitment to technology in the classroom includes First in Math program; Partnership with Philadelphia Museum of Art; Student choir, Spanish Language Classes, CYO sports program, Junior Flower Show, Reading Olympics, Yearbook, After-school Programs, After-school CARES program; Learning to Row Program with Malta Boat Club; First Tee Golf Program; Girls on the Run Program; Coding Club from U of P; Diverse student community comes from throughout the city, suburbs, and NJ; Annual Field Day
Parents or guardians must submit the following: child's immunization record, birth certificate, baptismal certificate (if applicable), current report card and current standardized testing scores.
Accreditations and Honors
Pennsylvania Department of Education; Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools / Commission on Elementary Schools Accreditation - May 4, 2017
Hours of Operation
|Mon||7:15 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Tues||7:15 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Wed||7:15 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Thur||7:15 AM - 5:00 PM|
|Fri||7:15 AM - 5:00 PM|
Extended Programming Details
After Care available until 6:00 pm on most days.