As parents, you want the best for your children. It is because you wish them success in all of life's challenges that Catholic schools are the right choice. Catholic schools provide an education program based on religious beliefs and values, enabling your children to grow in their understanding of themselves, their relationship with God and their relationship with others. Catholic schools promote the education of your children to their full potential; their teacher respect and encourage real learning experiences. Your children acquire knowledge and develop the skills necessary for success in higher educational pursuits and a wide range of careers. Catholic schools offer a community environment in which your children can discuss and live out the values upon which their education is based. They are encouraged to contribute to society and to assume leadership roles in shaping public attitudes and programs. In Catholic schools, young people learn to question, to establish confidence in their own good choices in life and to experience the sense of accomplishment stemming from individual achievement and responsibility. Whichever school you choose, you can be assured that your child will receive a strong academic education in an environment structured to have a lasting value.Request More Info
From its beginning in 1956 to present day, St. Gabriel is a great choice for educating young minds and providing a solid foundation for high school and beyond. Here at St. Gabriel we create learning environments that require our students to be critical thinkers across all subject areas. Together with our students' families, our teachers work diligently to provide a rigors learning environment where we believe that all students can and will learn. Our school follows the Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese curriculum standards. With the emphasis on a strong curriculum, our students commonly score two years above grade level on standarized test. Our small class sizes allow our teachers to accomodate the needs of the individual student and encourages interaction between families and staff member. Core subject areas are complimented by classes in music, art, physical education, computers, library, and religion. During religion, students are taught Bible history. Christian values and Catholic traditions along with attending student-led Mass weekly. Throughout the school year students participate in service projects which provides a practical experience in learning to answer God's call to serve.