Academics

Accreditation

Saint Francis Xavier School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the Vermont Department of Education.

Faculty

The Saint Francis Xavier faculty is a community of dedicated individuals who believe in a quality Catholic education.  Our teachers expect the best from their students and help them to achieve success.  Many of our teachers hold advanced degrees and come to us with a wealth of academic and real world experiences.

Early Education Center

Saint Francis Xavier offers an acclaimed full-day Pre-School, Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten program.  The open classroom design emphasizes active exploration to build self-esteem and interest in learning.


Elementary School

The elementary program at Saint Francis is exceptional.  Students develop socially and academically in a loving and encouraging environment.  Our program is designed to support the wide range of individual learning needs.


Early Education and Elementary School curriculum: 
are offered the following core and elective academic experiences:

  • Art and Music
  • Computer
  • French and Spanish
  • Language Arts
  • Library
  • Math and Science
  • Physical Education
  • Religion
  • Social Studies

Middle School

In addition to the Elementary School courses, Saint Francis Xavier Middle School students are offered the following core and elective academic experiences: 

  • Pre-Algebra and Algebra
  • Health
  • Creative Writing
  • Physical, Life and Earth Sciences
  • Technology

Extra Curricular Activities

  • Academic - International Night, Science Fair, Math Counts
  • Arts - Chorus, Drama, Music Lessons
  • Sports - Cross Country, Basketball, Baseball and Softball
  • Community - Girls on the Run, Cooking Club, Cub and Boy Scouts, Campus Ministry,  Faith in Action Team, Christmas Pageant, DCF Lunch Bunch
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