ADMISSION OF STUDENTS


Children who make application to kindergarten through fifth grade are required to take a readiness test, complete a health form, produce a current immunization record and present both baptismal and birth certificates.

Applicants for kindergarten must be four years and six months of age before September 30th of the year in which they seek admission to the school.

Students accepted into grades one through five must also present the most recent report card.

TRANSFER OF STUDENTS


Transcripts and report cards for transferring students will be withheld until all financial obligations to Sts. Francis and Joseph Catholic Primary School have been satisfied.

SUBJECTS


The following areas of study are offered at Sts. Francis and Joseph Catholic Primary School:

  • Language Arts (Reading, Writing, Phonics, Grammar, Spelling & Vocabulary)

  • Mathematics

  • Social Studies

  • General and Health Science

  • Computer Studies

  • Spanish

  • Religious Studies

  • Family Life

  • Art

  • Physical Education

  • Library and

  • Corrective Reading

GRADING SYSTEM


The Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten assessment system consists of the following categories:

  • S Satisfactory
  • P Progressing
  • NI Needs Improvement

Grading Scale for Grades 1-6

  • A (95-100) Superior
  • A- ( 90-94) Excellent
  • B+ (87-89) Good
  • B (83-86) Good
  • B- (80-82) Good
  • C+ (77-79) Average
  • C (73-76) Average
  • C- (70-72) Average
  • D+ (67-69) Needs Improvement
  • D (63-66) Needs Improvement
  • D- (60-62) Needs Improvement
  • F (0-59) Failure

Co-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES


To ensure the mental, physical, religious and social development of each student, a variety of activities are offered between the hours of 3-4 p.m. These include Dance, Red Cross, Karate, Drama, Computer, Brownies, T-Ball, Ballet, Storytelling, Sunflowers, Tennis, Photography, Math, and Handwriting.