FAQ



What are the school hours?

The Santa Lucia day runs from  8:00 am to 2:30 pm with before and after care.


What grades do you offer?

We have pre-school through eighth grade at Santa Lucia.


Is child care offered before and after school?

We are proud to say that we offer the most flexible Extended Care hours in this part of the city: Morning 6:45 to 8:00 and After Care 2:30 to 6:00 pm


Do you offer financial aid/scholarships? What is the process to apply?

Several sources of financial aid and scholarship are available. Please contact the school, which will provide application forms and work individually with each family on criteria.


What is the student:teacher ratio?

Our small class size allows us to provide individualized attention for students. The average Student-Teacher Ratio at Santa Lucia is  13-1.


What are the curriculum standards?

All subject areas are taught at Santa Lucia and aligned to state and CORE standards: reading, math, science, social studies and Language Arts. Furthermore, subjects are taught with academic excellence and challenge in mind.


What special classes are offered at Santa Lucia?

Foreign language, art, musical instrument instruction, technology, after school math and science classes, newspaper and student government.


How is religion incorporated into the Curriculum? Do you accept non-Catholics?

A formal religious instruction class is taught daily but religious values are supported across the curriculum. You do not need to be Catholic to attend Santa Lucia.


What extracurricular programs are offered?

Students are encouraged to augment their classroom work with activities that help them stay involved in the school community.  We offer student council, school newspaper, math and science clubs, chess team, drama/music shows, basketball and volleyball teams.


Do students wear a uniform? Where can they be purchased?

Students in grades K-8 wear a formal uniform.  Pre-school students are not required to wear this attire.  Students in K-8 wear a gym uniform on gym day. Dress down days are allowed on occasion.  Uniforms can be purchased through Schoolbelles.


Do you offer a hot lunch program?

The Archdiocese Food Service Program offers a daily hot lunch that can be chosen from menus issued in advance.   The program has two entrees daily; you may order hot lunch for as many days as you like and pay by the month when you submit your choices.


For any other questions or inquiries, please contact Santa Lucia School directly!