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St. Philomena School - Des Moines
 
ST. PHILOMENA SCHOOL206-824-4051
1815 S 220th St
Des Moines WA 98198-7909
206-824-4051  
 
Fax:206-878-8646
Website:www.stphilomenaschool.com
Grades:Pre-school, K-8
School Type:Elementary School
Gender Served:Coed
Map and DirectionsSchool Photo
 
 
Other Information
 
School Description

Our mission is to teach, model, and promote Gospel values in all areas of a balanced curriculum so that the teachings of Christ become our focus and Christ Himself our constant point of reference. A St. Philomena student is a student of the Catholic faith, an active learner, and a servant leader. St. Philomena School is a RTI (Response to Intervention) School and has fully implemented this philosophy.

Special Features

School Mass and/or Adoration every Friday at 8:45 AM. and special liturgies throughout the year; PreK & Kindergarten programs; most teachers have a Master's degree; computer lab for PreK-8 and a laptop cart for PreK-8; Library Media Center; Accelerated Reader Program; Pre-Algebra Placement at Grades 7-8; Band and Choir for Grades: 3-8; PE for PreK-8; Music for PreK -5th grades. An extensive after school club program. KIDS' CLUB extended childcare services; CYO Sports

 
Accreditation

Advanced Ed, WCEA

  Student Teacher Ratio

27: 1

  Percentage of Catholics

80

 
School Hours

8:20 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. M
8:20 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. T, W, Th, F

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. M
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. T, W, Th, F

 
Extended Care Hours

6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. M, T, W, Th, F

 
Special Programs

CYO Sports, STEM Focus, Extra-Curricular, Band, Choir

 
 
School Staff
 
Principal
 Dr. Steve Morissette206-824-4051
 Email: smorissette@stphil.com
Vice Principal
 Mary Ruth206-824-4051
 Email: mruth@stphil.com
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