We all know. . .

. . . that choosing a school for your child is an important and lasting decision that will have an enormous impact on your child’s future.

Why Choose a Catholic Education?

St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic School is an extension of the mission of our parish community at St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church. It is the place where your child will thrive spiritually, socially, and academically by instilling Catholic values, beliefs, and traditions through quality education and Christ-like living. What better investment can you make in your child? The value of a Catholic education is well worth the cost. It is an investment in your child’s future that provides a well-rounded foundation that includes challenging academics, moral development, and faith-based values. Catholic education also offers a solid foundation for further education.

Some of the Benefits of a St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic School Education

Values and Faith

  • The values and faith taught to children by parents at home are reinforced every day at school and in our co-curricular activities.
  • The faith-based environment encourages all students to develop a relationship with God and instills Christ-like living.
  • Catholic schools emphasize moral development and leadership skills.
  • Besides classroom instruction in religion, liturgical and sacramental participation is part of our school program including weekly all-school liturgies.
  • A Catholic education fosters compassion and service: beginning in Kindergarten, St. Anthony of Padua integrates community service as a basic part of the curriculum throughout the school experience.

Strong Academics

  • Curricular and instructional methods are guided by current research and best professional practices with a comprehensive set of standards that meet all state regulations and guidelines.
  • A variety of instructional practices allow teachers to accommodate multiple learning styles, needs, and levels.
  • St. Anthony of Padua has a balanced curriculum founded in the principles of STEM. As a Catholic school, our mission is to educate the whole child; therefore, we have taken the principals of STEM and with Religion infused across all subjects and immersed the Arts to provide students the creative thinking skills necessary to communicate and advance learning in the real world.

Enhanced Technology

  • St. Anthony of Padua is committed to the use of technology to enhance the educational experience. Our classrooms are equipped with new computers, Apple TV, and one-to-one student devices.
  • Your child's curriculum includes access to a state-of-the-art Maker-space, which features a Technology Center, Broadcasting Green Room, Sound Booth, and Fabrication Lab with 3-D printing!
  • Students are not just taught how to use the latest technology, but also how to apply technology as a tool for learning and problem solving.