St Francis of Assisi School

A Catholic School in Baltimore, MD for children in Pre-K2 through 8th Grade.
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Not just a school, but a way of life.

Drawing on the ideals of our patron saint, rooted in the neighborhoods of Northeast Baltimore, branching out to the wider world, and envisioning a future even stronger than our past, St. Francis of Assisi School forms children for lives of scholarship, spirituality, and service.

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Faculty & Staff

“Lord, make us instruments of Your Peace.” Motivated by the example of our patron saint, the faculty and staff at St. Francis of Assisi give of themselves each and every day with care, patience, energy, and skill.


Since 1955, students have been walking up the sidewalk on Chesterfield Avenue to make lifelong friends and grow in wisdom, knowledge, kindness, and strength. We welcome the involvement of our graduates and their families.

St. Francis of Assisi School By the Numbers

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School News

Middle School Open House – Thursday, April 25th

Join St. Francis of Assisi School For Our Middle School Open House!  Date: Thursday, April 25, 2024 Time: 6pm - 7pm  Location: Burke Hall  Join us at St. Francis of Assisi School for our Middle School Open House on Thursday, April 25th, from 6pm to 7pm, held in Burke...

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SFA Night At the Yard

St. Francis of Assisi School Presents: SFA Night at the Yard! Date: Friday, May 17, 2024 Game Time: 7:05pm Tickets are $26.00 and a portion of the ticket sales will benefit end of the year 8th grade activities. Please fill out the form indicating how many tickets you...

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Sweetheart Dance

Join us for a delightful evening at St. Francis of Assisi School's Sweetheart Dance on February 2nd from 6pm to 8pm! Grab your tickets in advance for just $20 per family and prepare for a night of fun and music. Our talented DJ will keep the dance floor alive, and...

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Alumni Spotlight: A Star in the Making!

St. Francis of Assisi School is a Catholic School dedicated to nurturing young minds from preschool through Grade 8. Our school is not just a place of learning; it's a community where students like Liam thrive and discover their true potential. Liam's journey at St....

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St. Francis of Assisi Trunk or Treat

What a BOO-tiful night at the St. Francis of Assisi Annual Trunk or Treat Party!! A huge THANK YOU to our incredible school community for coming out in full Halloween spirit and making this event a hauntingly good time! 👏🎉 Your creativity, spooky costumes, and...

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68th Annual Turkey Dinner

Join Us for a Feast at St. Francis of Assisi School's 68th Annual Turkey Dinner Fundraiser! At St. Francis of Assisi School, we believe in tradition, community, and the joy of coming together. That's why we're excited to announce our 68th Annual Turkey Dinner...

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SFA Annual Trunk or Treat

Get Ready for a Spooktacular Time at St. Francis of Assisi School's Annual Trunk or Treat Party! It's that time of year again, and we at St. Francis of Assisi School are thrilled to invite you to our highly anticipated Annual Trunk or Treat party on Saturday, October...

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Upcoming Events

In The Spotlight

Maryland Excels

Early Childhood Excellence 

Learn more about our Maryland EXCELS Top-Rated Level 5 Pre-K Program

SFA Catholic School Open House

Open House

Join us at St. Francis of Assisi School’s Winter Open House on January 28, 2024 from 11:00am to 1:00pm 

IB Programme

International Baccalaureate

Since 2015, St. Francis of Assisi has been recognized as an IB World School, offering the Middle Years Program. 

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