Our Lady Of The Assumption Catholic School

815 Guaymas Place Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87108-0871
Tel: (505)256-3167
Grades: PK-8 | 172 students
Our Lady Of The Assumption School is a place where students learn and are expected to be respectful of adults and their peers in word and action.
This is a school where kids can be kids, to mature and grow in a loving, disciplined environment.
For over 50 years, Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School has exemplified the best in Catholic Education, Preschool through grade eight.
We develop smart, kind, thoughtful students who love God and learning, who practice social justice, and embrace cultural diversity.
Our Lady Of The Assumption school is fully accredited by the Western Catholic Religious Association and the merged North Central Association of Schools and Colleges and Advance ED. OLA is a recipient of the prestigious Pinon Award, a Quality New Mexico honor which recognizes excellence in education based on meeting National Baldrige Award criteria.Our full-day modified Kindergarten curriculum used in the Pre-K program ensures a successful educational base for your student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1954

Student Body

Total Students 172 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of The Assumption Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Navy blue pants w/belt and white/light blue or navy blue polos w/ logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,650
Tuition Notes Non-refundable Registration fee: $200 per student. Tuition for 2012-13 $4650 for first student with a discount for each additional student family member. We offer FACTS Tuition Program which allows ALL Tuition to be paid in 10 equal payments July-April
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Connie Mollo
Admissions Associate Karen Rynne

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • In addition to our core curriculum we offer the following:
  • Full time Music
  • Beginner and Advanced Band Instruction
  • Dedicated  Full time Art Program
  • Physical Education
  • Health
  • Library Science
  • Computer Technology
  • Afterschool Clubs including: Lego, Chess and OLA Sprounts - Garden Club
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School Reviews

OLA is a small school with a BIG heart. With one class per grade and small student-teacher ratio, OLA offers a warm, family-like, safe, and nurturing environment based upon Catholic values. My sons are flourishing academically, socially, and spiritually. OLA develops students with a holistic approach. The campus is very pretty as well.
- Posted by Parent, 12/11/12

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The average private school tuition in Albuquerque, NM is $6,222 for elementary schools and $13,823 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Albuquerque, NM is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).