St. Marys Dominican High School

7701 Walmsley Ave,
New Orleans, LA, 70125-0701
Tel: (504)865-9401
St. Maryís Dominican High School is a Catholic college-preparatory program for young women rooted in the tradition of prayer, study, community, and service.
With Jesus at the center, the Dominican community preaches the Word, radiates joy, promotes justice, seeks Truth, manifests Catholic values, and ministers to others.
Sponsored by the Dominican Sisters, Congregation of St. Mary, Dominican High School fosters the growth of each individualís spiritual, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical qualities through the education of the whole person.
As a Catholic school, Dominicanís primary goal is to instill in each student a knowledge of moral values while promoting the practice of ethical behavior based on these values.
Dominican believes that actions should reflect a belief in God and a respect for the dignity of all Godís creation.
As a college-preparatory school, Dominican provides an atmosphere for intellectual growth and promotes learning as a life-long process.
The school endorses a curriculum which stresses exposure to various disciplines, encourages academic excellence, and prepares the student to develop leadership roles in a global society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
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Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 8 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 896 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ursuline Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Rita School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Rita School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New Orleans St. Rita School
    (Roman Catholic)
    65 Fontainebleau Drive
    New Orleans , LA , 70125
    (504)866-1777
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • New Orleans
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Stuart Hall School for Boys
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    2032 S. Carrollton Ave
    New Orleans , LA , 70118
    (504)861-1954
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  NS-7
  • New Orleans
    Ursuline Academy
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    2635 State Street
    New Orleans , LA , 70118
    (504)861-9150
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  745  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • New Orleans
    St. Andrew's Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    8012 Oak St
    New Orleans , LA , 70118
    (504)861-3743
    (Episcopal)
    1.1  mi  |  178  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • New Orleans
    Jesuit High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    4133 Banks St
    New Orleans , LA , 70119
    (504)483-3817
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  1286  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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