St. Aloysius School

122 Mt. Mercy Drive
Pewee Valley, KY 40056-0400
     Tel: (502)241-8516
Grades: PK - 8 | 518 students
By joining St. Aloysius you are joining not only a school or a church, but a faith community.
We are a family that comforts one another in hardship, depends upon one another for success, and rejoices together in the many blessings God has bestowed on us.
Our students enjoy the comforts of modern technology with SmartBoard systems in each classroom, dissection microscopes and probe software in the science lab, and wireless laptops available to all classes.
Yet, we also have the personal touches of big brothers/sisters for primary students, a middle school community system, and a dedicated faculty and staff that sponsor over 25 extracurricular activities.
Beyond the traditional academics, St. Aloysius School is first and foremost a Catholic institution promoting the understanding and appreciation of our Catholic faith.
We have developed our own Catholic Handbook for Children.
Priests and deacons visit our classrooms regularly.
Saints are celebrated in the morning announcements and children attend/plan weekly masses as well as monthly prayer services.
Religion is not simply another subject in the weekly lesson plan; it pervades everything we do and everything we hope to be at St. Aloysius.
We look forward to welcoming you and your family into the St. Aloysius Catholic Community.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning differences two resource teachers available
Year Founded 1871
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2014

Student Body

Total Students 518 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade St. Aloysius School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 25 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(school uniform required for grades K-8)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,085
Tuition Notes $4937.00 is for one child at the active parishoner rate. Other rates would apply for multiple children and/or non-parishioner status.
% on Financial Aid 3%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
Flag FootballFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Alter Servers, Art Club, Book Bee, Choir, Cooking Club, Drama Club, Governor's Cup, Junior Kentucky Youth Assembly (JKYA), Kentucky United Nations Assembly (KUNA), Patrols, Quick Recall, Recycling Club, School Garden, Service Club, Student Council Alter Servers, Art Club, Book Bee, Choir, Cooking Club, Drama Club, Governor's Cup, Patrols, Quick Recall, Recycling Club, School Garden, Service Club, Junior Kentucky Youth Assembly (JKYA),
Kentucky United Nations Assembly (KUNA),
Student Council,

School Notes:

Strong Community. Stronger Students.

Profile last updated: 11/06/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Covenant Classical Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pewee Valley Junior Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kentucky Country Day School (4.8 miles away)
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