Thank you for considering St. Francis/Holy Ghost Catholic School for the education of your child. Please call 618-498-4910 to begin the application process.
Application for registration implies good will on the part of parents/guardians in complying with the philosophy of St. Francis/Holy Ghost School. SF/HG School admits students without regard to sex, race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students of the school. Nor does the school discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national and ethnic origin in its employment practices) administration of educational policies) and admission and treatment of students.
It is also our right and duty to decline the application of students who do not meet our standards of achievement and behavior. Grounds for expulsion include, but are not limited to, possession or use of alcohol, drugs, weapons, or other serious misconduct. All new students must present previous report card or records and present birth or baptismal records for proof of age. Children entering Kindergarten must be five years of age by September I of this year. Children entering first grade must be six years of age by September I of this year. Proof of age must be presented at time of application, and it will be subject to verification.
All students are required to participate in religion class and any other specified religious activities or services. Any information on the application form which is later found to be erroneous could be cause for nullification of registration or immediate dismissal of student.