The Franciscan School
Faith, Academics, and Service
The Catholic Community of St. Francis of Assisi

The Franciscan School 

National Blue Ribbon School since 2011
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New to The Franciscan School?

If you would like to get to know the Franciscan School, our activities, teachers, programs, tuition and more, Lura Tysiac, Admissions Coordinator, is your first contact. She can answer questions pertaining to your child’s educational needs. You can reach her at 919.534.4837 ext. 469, or by email at 

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 Our Mission

Inspired by our patron Francis of Assisi, we seek to proclaim the reign of God by growing in Holiness through our experience of Christ in word, sacrament and one another, offering Hope to those who hunger for human dignity, and extending Hospitality to all.

Admissions Policy

In the administration of our student admissions, staff and faculty employment, or educational programs or policies, The Franciscan School does not discriminate on the basis of any race, color, national or ethnic origin, religious background or gender. We welcome families of all faiths who are seeking an education in a Catholic environment. We are strengthened by our diversity.

Upcoming Events

  • Literacy Through Drama- A Cultural Arts Event for 2nd and 3rd grades March 18, 2019 – March 20, 2019
  • Daily Mass prepared by 6th grade in Chapel March 20, 2019
  • Mother/Son Bowling - Ticketed Event - Tentative Date March 24, 2019 at 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm Kings Dining & Entertainment - North Hills, 141 Park at N Hills St, Raleigh, NC 27609, USA
  • Daily Mass prepared by 2nd grade in Chapel March 27, 2019
  • 8th Grade Retreat (on site) March 28, 2019 at 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • 5th Grade Class Concert March 28, 2019 at 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Fellowship Hall
  • TFS Book Fair "Buy One , Get One Free!" Begins April 1, 2019 at 7:40 am – 3:30 pm
  • TFS Book Fair "Buy One , Get One Free!" April 2, 2019 at 7:40 am – 3:30 pm

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