St. Francis Xavier Catholic Academy, 763 President St., Brooklyn, NY 11215
Phone: (718) 857-2559

From the Principal

Welcome to the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Academy web site!

Our academy is truly an inclusive, vibrant Catholic school environment that strives to ensure that our students receive a faith filled, value centered, rigorous academic program of learning. We are aware that teaching your child is a privilege, as well as a tremendous responsibility. Come, visit us on Thursdays from 9 a.m.-10 a.m.

Daily Announcements

This Thanksgiving, let those of us who have much remember that we are called to serve on another and to walk together in God's wonderful world.  With thankful hearts,we praise God and give thanks for our abundant blessings.  Have a wonderful, blessed Thanksgiving!

Exciting News!
Our own Izabella (grade 7) was interviewed on BCAT, Wednesday evening, November 18th
about her school experiences and achievements at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Academy.   Our Natalie (grade 7) will be interviewed on December 2nd.  The shows will air in December on Time Warner (34), Fios (42) and Cablevision (67).  Stay tuned for an update and video clips! 

Nicole Alexander Scott, class of 1989, has been appointed Rhode Island Public Health Director by the Governor of Rhode Island.  Congratulations, Nicole! 

This fall,  SFXCA will enter into the Brooklyn Diocese Strategic Planning process.  We invite all parents and alumni to consider volunteering for one of the following committees: Catholic Identity, Academic Excellence, Governance and Leadership, Development and Fundraising, Marketing and Enrollment.  If you are interested, please email Betty Flynn, the SFXCA Chairperson/Board President at or Dorothy Taylor, Principal, at 


Would you like to make a difference?  Consider joining the Academy Board of Directors.  There are many volunteer opportunities to share your skills and talents.  If interested, please email our Board Chairperson/President, Mrs. Elizabeth Flynn at

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, November 25
NO AFTERSCHOOL TODAY - Thanksgiving recess at dismissal

Prayer Service
Thanksgiving Prayer Service -- all welcome 2:40 p.m. auditorium
Thu, Nov 26 - Fri, Nov 27
Thanksgiving recess - school closed

Sunday, November 29

Monday, November 30
Book Fair
Scholastic Book Fair this week
School reopens; early bird service and afterschool resume