Notre Dame de Sion, Grade School

Faith-based • PK-8

Our Mission

The Notre Dame de Sion School of Kansas City is an independent Roman Catholic school providing the highest quality college preparatory education from preschool through grade 12. Sion continues the tradition of the founding sisters, the Congregation of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Sion, inviting students to encounter God in a Catholic atmosphere that respects all faith traditions. The school partners with families and the community to prepare students for socially responsible, values based leadership in a culturally and religiously diverse world.


Sion’s vision is to empower all students to be enthusiastic, lifelong learners – confident, courageous, and compassionate people prepared to meet the challenges of a complex and diverse world. For over a century, Sion has been devoted to academic excellence, social justice, interfaith inclusion, and global connections, and committed to preparing students to become agents of positive change.
Tuition Amount: $14,000-15,000
NO Transportation provided
After-Care only

Points of Pride

Strong 21st-century PreK-8 academic program, including STEAM & World Languages, plus a variety of enrichments including Swimming and Community Garden.
Diverse community of learners, where individuals are valued and education is personalized to the needs of each student.
Faith-based education, rooted in Catholicism, emphasizing respect for and dialogue with other faiths.

Notre Dame de Sion, Grade School

3823 Locust St
Kansas City, MO 64109
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Admissions: Tricia Johnson
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School Details

Year Established: 1912
Total Enrollment: 284
School Type: Faith-based
School Hours: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm


Tuition Amount: $14,000-15,000


Feeder Schools

Receive Special Ed Services
English Language Learners

Specialized Programs


  • Band
  • Choir
  • Instrumental Music
  • Literature
  • Visual Arts

Sports Programs

  • Basketball (Boys)
  • Basketball (Girls)
  • Cross Country (Boys)
  • Cross Country (Girls)
  • Track and Field (Boys)
  • Track and Field (Girls)
  • Volleyball (Boys)
  • Volleyball (Girls)

Clubs & Activities

  • Chess Club
  • Student Government

Social Services

  • School Counselor
  • School Nurse
  • Uniform Closet

Family Engagement

  • Classroom Volunteers
  • Evening Family Events
  • Parent Education Programs
  • Parent-Teacher Association
  • Parent-Teacher Conferences

Application Details

Although many schools have application deadlines, most continue to accept applications for available seats on an ongoing basis.

Application Close: February 1, 2023
Kindergarten Cutoff: August 15

How to Apply

Applications are being accepted for Sion Petite (2 year old room), Montessori and K-8th. Contact 816-683-7063 for more information.

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Enrollment Requirements

  • Completed application
  • Birth Certificate
  • Current Immunization Record or Religious Exemption Statement
  • Most recent report card/transcript (not required for kindergarten applicants)

Public schools also require:

  • Proof of Address (also called “Proof of Residency”)
  • Parent or guardian photo ID

Please note that private schools are not required to participate in these exams.