Established in 1952, St. Ignatius Catholic School is a Catholic elementary school for children in grades kindergarten through eight. Located in Mobile, Ala., the school offers courses in science, English, handwriting, spelling, mathematics, music, reading and physical education. It also provides various extracurricular activities which include science league, soccer, accelerated reader, volleyball and spelling bee. St. Ignatius Catholic School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It is also recognized as a School of Excellence by the U.S. Department of Education.