Ladywood High School

14680 Newburgh Rd,
Livonia, MI, 48154-0481
     Tel: (734)591-1544
Grades: 9 - 12 | 279 students
Ladywood High School is a female, Catholic, college preparatory school founded in 1950 by the Felician Sisters rooted in the Franciscan tradition and devoted to the fullest academic, spiritual and ethical development of young women in the greater Detroit area.
Ladywood draws young ladies from 35 communities and 6 counties within the Metro Detroit area and suburbs.
Coming from a magnitude of different backgrounds the student body represents the cultural and socio-economic diversity of the society in which they are being raised.
Ladywood educates strong, confident, & community-oriented women.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1950

Student Body

Total Students 279 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Ladywood High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Advanced Courses Acc Algebra II, Acc Algebra/Geometry, Acc American Literature, Acc Biology, Acc Chemistry, Acc French III, Acc Language & Liturature, Acc Sophomore English, Acc Spanish II & III, AP American History, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English Literature, AP European History, AP French, AP Italian, AP Online Classes, AP Spanish, AP Studio Art  
Average ACT score 23
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,475
Tuition Notes Please refer to website for detailed information
Admissions Director Kristine Sanders
Admissions Associate


Total Sports Offered 21 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Figure Skating, Flag Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
CheeringCross Country,
EquestrianField Hockey,
Figure SkatingFlag Football,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 22 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Anime Club, Blazer Media, Book Club, Environmental Club, Fashion, French Club, International Thespian Society, Italian Club, Kiva, NAHS, National Art Honor Society (NAHS), National Honor Society, National Music Honor Society (Tri-M), Pro-Life Club, SADD, SOMA ( Society of Mary Angela), Spanish Club, Spirit, Student Council, Tri- M Society, Writers, Yellow Ribbon Club Anime Club, Blazer Media, Book Club, Fashion, French Club, Italian Club, Kiva, NAHS, Pro-Life Club, SADD, Spanish Club, Spirit, Tri- M Society, Writers, Environmental Club,
International Thespian Society,
National Art Honor Society (NAHS),
National Honor Society,
National Music Honor Society (Tri-M),
SOMA ( Society of Mary Angela),
Student Council,
Yellow Ribbon Club,

School Notes:

Admittance is based upon High School Placement Test scores, past academic perormance and attendance, teacher recommendations, a possible student interview, and a student's potential for success at Ladywood.

Profile last updated: 09/19/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Metropolitan Junior Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Edith Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Center Of Our Lady (0.4 miles away)
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