Holy Ghost Catholic School

Tel: (505)256-1563
Grades: PK-8 | 193 students
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  • Holy Ghost Catholic School is a Catholic elementary and middle school of the Archdiocese of Santa Fe.
  • We are a faith community that prepares students for the 21 century by providing opportunities for creating, communicating, and collaborating.
  • Holy Ghost Catholic School was made a Blue Ribbion School of Excellence by the U.S Department of Education in 2009.
  • Our students are the center of academic, religious, service and extracurricular life at Holy Ghost Catholic School.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1953
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009

Student Body

Total Students 193 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade Holy Ghost Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Navy Blue Pants, Plaid Jumpers and Skirts, White Shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,300
Admissions Director Holly Filener

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Lego Club, Magic Club, Queen of Peace Prayer Group, Service Club, Service in the Spirit Club Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Lego Club, Magic Club, Service Club, Queen of Peace Prayer Group,
Service in the Spirit Club,
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  8/5/2016
Like many parents I was unsure of where to send my only child to school. I interviewed/visited with most of the parochial schools in Albuquerque before selecting the Holy Ghost. My husband and I can not be happier with our school selection. I could elaborate on all the aspects of the school that are wonderful but no one would read this post. Bottom line, the staff is phenomenal, the families who you will come to know are equally great, and the academic standards are on par with what we wanted for our child. You will not be disappointed if you make the choice to send your child to the Holy Ghost.
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5  7/19/2016
What a wonderful school! I am a 2011 Alumni and I wouldn't trade a day of it for anything. Dear friends I would like to provide you with four reasons why I think you should send your child to Holy Ghost Catholic School. 1) We were named a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by the U.S. Department of Education in 2009 and are currently still the only Catholic School in New Mexico to hold this award. 2) Our principal takes the time to know her students and families. 3) We have the best teachers who CARE about the SUCCESS of their students and more than half of our teachers hold advanced degrees in the subjects that they teach. 4) Your child will receive the best education and will be challenged to do his or her very best!
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5  5/17/2016
Holy Ghost helped build the foundation that made my kids successful through high school, and now in college. It's nice to see that they''ve been recognized with the Blue Ribbon Award...they truly deserve it!
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