St. Francis Seraph School is a Catholic faith community. Our mission is to share the powerful love of Jesus Christ which positively changes lives and communities. In the spirit of St. Francis, we proclaim the gospel through academic disciplines, the study of religion and instruction in the arts.
Located in the heart of Over-The-Rhine, St. Francis Seraph School is part of the educational ministry of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, and administered by St. Francis Seraph Parish.
Students from Over-the-Rhine and surrounding neighborhoods, attend the school. St. Francis Seraph School serves children of all denominations ranging from preschool to eighth grade. The School is part of the group of Catholic inner-city schools supported by the Catholic Inner-City Schools Education Fund (CISE), which annually raises funds from the Greater Cincinnati community.
***St. Francis Seraph School enrolls 162 students for the 2020-2021 school year.
***Anyone having contact with children as an Archdiocesan employee or regular volunteer must be trained in the Decree on Child Protection and must have background checks every five years.