• <i>St. Alphonsus Catholic School</i>
  • <i>St. Alphonsus Catholic School</i>
  • <i>St. Alphonsus Catholic School</i>
  • <i>St. Alphonsus Catholic School</i>
  • <i>St. Alphonsus Catholic School</i>
  • <i>St. Alphonsus Catholic School</i>
  • <i>St. Alphonsus Catholic School</i>
  • <i>St. Alphonsus Catholic School</i>

About Us

Religious Instruction                      Curriculum Highlights                      Technology

Curriculum Highlights

St. Alphonsus Catholic School is a fully accredited PK3 through 6th grade school. Centered on God, the school focuses on developing students of strong moral character, outstanding academic competence, and enhanced life skills. The accelerated curriculum is defined by the Common Core State Standards, Mississippi Frameworks, and the SAT compendium. Progress monitoring throughout the year allows teachers to track student learning. Academic courses are taught in self-contained, grade-specific classrooms by licensed and certified instructors. All students attend resource classes taught by specialists in the subject area.

Program of Study

Language Arts

Reading, Phonics, Writing Across the Curriculum, Grammar, Spelling, Accelerated Reading Program

Mathematics

Computation, Reasoning, Application, Manipulatives, Accelerated math

Science and Social Studies

Applied Scientific Method, Critical Thinking Skills, Learn 360, Science Enrichment

Foreign Language

Spanish, Culture

Technology/ Research

Keyboarding, Word processing, internet research, presentation, desktop publishing, Excel, grade appropriate software, research skills, literature exploration

Music

Vocal Performance, movement, drama, percussion instruments, Christmas program, Passion Play

Art

Introduction to the masters & works, appreciation & participation through different mediums

Physical Education

Physical fitness, President’s Fitness Challenge, Too Good for Drugs, track

Support Programs

Science fair, reading fair, ACE, symphony, talent show, field trips, speech and other special education services

Afterschool Programs

Extended care, band, tumbling, fitness training, scouts, cheerleading, martial arts, basketball, choir, summer camp

St. Alphonsus Catholic School…Where Faith and Knowledge Meet…