Why St. Francis Xavier School?
A new school building was dedicated on May 7, 2023, with first classes beginning in August 2023. The 30,000-square-foot school campus is self-contained with modern safety and security measures.
Each classroom includes the latest technology for teachers and students, enabling us to emphasize Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) educational focus that receives so much deserved attention in today's education conversations. However, SFX has improved upon this formula to include Religion and the Arts in its holistic STREAM curriculum.
The new campus with this STREAM ideal features a new advanced library, computer and science labs, art and music rooms, a secure playground, and a combination lunch room and gym with a stage for student performances, parent activities, and school meetings
Graduates from St. Francis Xavier Catholic School stand at the threshold of young adulthood. They have developed spiritually, mentally, emotionally, socially, and physically in our nurturing environment. During their years here, they have cultivated strengths, abilities, and characteristics that will serve them well throughout life. They know how to reason and write well, problem solve, study, and value education. While here they have experienced the important lessons learned from success and failure, joy and disappointment, winning and losing. Our students leave here knowing that Christ is the reason for this school. He is the unseen but, ever-present teacher in our classrooms. He is the model for our faculty and the inspiration for our students.
Did you know...
St. Francis Xavier Catholic School is the oldest private school in Brunswick, GA, established in Glynn County in 1900.
Our school is "Where Faith and Knowledge Flourish." Strong foundation in Christian principles.
Open to all students (Diverse student body in the areas of faith and culture).
We educate the whole child through academics, co-curricular activities, faith formation, and service programs
The entire educational program is rooted in Gospel values and nurtured through daily prayer.
Strong parent engagement and community support.
Awards and Achievements
2009 National Blue Ribbon Award recipient -- Excellence in Education.
Students achieve top-honor awards in academic competitions, including Model United Nations, Science Fairs, Quiz Bowls, Math Bowls, and local and state spelling bees.
Preschool through 8th grade. Middle school students are offered honors and virtual classes. are Learning support for remediation and enrichment is available for kindergarten through fifth grade.
Students learn excellent life-long study skills.
Extracurricular courses and instruction, including Spanish, Computer Science, Art, Music, and Life Skills.
Strong sports program, including, volleyball, tennis, basketball, soccer, and baseball.
Extended day program.
St. Francis Xavier School is a part of the Diocese of Savannah and is accredited by Cognia Global Commission, the parent company of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). The school is also a member of the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA).
In accordance with Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning (Bright from the Start) regulations, St. Francis Xavier Catholic School is in compliance with all Bright from the Start licensing requirements.