Higher Thinking, Downtown.

A challenging academic program in a vibrant urban location.
Faculty are attuned to the concept of the teenager as a work-in-progress.

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There is simply no other school like St. Francis. Call today.

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Space to Grow in Goshen.

Here, the walls between indoor and outdoor classrooms are blurred.

Be it Preschool, Lower School, or Middle School, our teachers engage our students’ curiosity and challenge them to think critically.

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Not sure about who we are, or what we do?

We are truly “the School of Thought” – a diverse community that emphasizes intellectual achievement in an atmosphere of individual acceptance; a PS – 12th grade school that is college-preparatory in the truest sense of the word. We respect children as curious scientists and mathematicians, as creative writers and artists, and as changemakers for a more just and equitable world.

 To cultivate a joyful, compassionate, intellectual community that celebrates individuality and inspires independent thinking for life.

St. Francis School is the regional center of progressive learning where students grow into mindful, informed young adults.

Individuality, Inclusivity, Community, Thought, Openness, Expression, Curiosity

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St. Francis By The Numbers

SUMMER CAMPS

Summer Camp on the Goshen Campus

Experience 64 acres of summer fun in Goshen during our “Camp Curious” full and half-day camps. Open to ages 2 through 8th grade, campers will explore, learn, and develop through small camp sizes and expert teachers, all in a nurturing and exciting environment.

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Progressive Education

Part of a century-plus-old educational movement, not a political stance; counter to the “one size fits all” schools.

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Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Our student body reflects the diversity of Metro Louisville, better preparing them for college and beyond.

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The Learning Center

A partnership with the Langsford Learning Acceleration Centers to provide needed academic support and remediation.

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Garden Program

Outdoors are a big part of the student experience at our Goshen Campus. 64 acres big. With gardens, animals, and woodland.

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Wyvern News

Preschool News

By Renee Hennessy, Preschool Director

Goshen News

By Reed Gabhart, Head of Goshen Campus

Inspiring Words on Intentions

Each year at our Graduations, students choose a member of the faculty or staff to speak on their behalf. This year’s 8th grade graduates chose Middle School Language Arts and [...]

High School News

By Suzanne Gorman, Head of Downtown Campus

Advice to a Graduating Senior

Each year at our Graduations, students choose a member of the faculty or staff to speak on their behalf. This year’s seniors chose College Counselor Leslie O’Connor. You can read [...]