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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Graduates to 1st Choice Schools

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School News

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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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

Private Tours

Ready to explore our Catholic School in Baltimore, MD? Schedule a private tour with our Admissions Team to view our classrooms, walk our campus, and speak with faculty & staff members! 

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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