Welcome to Nativity Preparatory School

We are a tuition-free Catholic school where middle school boys from low-income families in Wilmington break the cycle of poverty and transform their lives through an education founded and sponsored by the Oblates of St. Francis De Sales.

Nativity Prep is currently enrolling for the 2016-2017 school year! 


Please come by the school on Wednesday’s for a walk in tour.

Applications are available at the school and online.


Please Join Us!

InVino Invite


In Vino Veritas

April 9 at the Hercules Plaza

Cocktails & Silent Auction begin at 6:00

Dinner and Live Auction begin at 7:00

Purchase Tickets Here


Happy Easter from the students, families and staff of Nativity!



“His goodness is so great that He gave Himself to us entirely. This is the way He wants us to give ourselves to Him. But how can we give ourselves entirely to God? By not holding back anything from Him,  that is what the Lord wants from us.”

-St. Francis DeSales

Nativity Prep was featured on “Window on Wilmington”

Lamin Ngobeh, the director of graduate support and Paul Webster, principal, are speaking with Shannan Harris (at about minute 14) about the great things happening at Nativity Prep.


Nativity Preparatory School of Wilmington is a tuition-free Catholic middle school for boys. Guided by the example of Saint Francis de Sales, it strives to educate students, regardless of faith, to maximize their God given potential. Nativity empowers them to earn acceptance and achieve success in a college preparatory school through a rigorous holistic education.