Grades: PK - 8 | 219 students
Rooted in the Catholic intellectual tradition, Ave Maria Academy forms young minds, hearts, and souls through a commitment to clear thinking, academic achievement, character formation, prayer, and service. In an encouraging and safe environment transformed by faith, reason, and virtue, each child’s unique and God-given talents are nurtured through mastery of a rigorous curriculum and active participation in the Catholic faith.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
National Catholic Education Association
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten - 8|
|Total Students||219 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||8%
State avg.: 19%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||17 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||90%|
|Average Class Size||16 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$8,050|
|Tuition Notes||Less for PreK|
|% on Financial Aid||5%|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Kristen Basgall|
|Total Sports Offered||5 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Volleyball, WrestlingBasketball, Cross Country,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||5 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Art, Band, Chess Club, Drama, Fitness Art, Band, Chess Club, Drama, Fitness,|
- Development of Academics, including a thorough command of primary subjects, a positive initiation to a second language, and a strong foundation in computers, music, art and phisical education.
- Development of Spirit, extending an invitation to virtue in the development of a personal relationship with Christ and the knowledge of the Catholic faith.
- Enrichment of character, encouraging students to become trustworthy, helpful, friendly, courageous, perservering, and pure.
- Commitment to service, building appreciation and respect for others through class projects and community involvement.
Profile last updated: 07/16/2015
- School Location Miles Grades Students
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Po Box 540067
Merritt Island, FL 32954
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15655 Bass Lake Rd
Maple Grove, MN 55311
Maple GroveGrades: PK-8 | 207 students
9141 County Road 101
Maple Grove, MN 55340
MinneapolisGrades: PK-12 | 837 students
15100 Schmidt Lake Road
Minneapolis, MN 55446
Maple GroveGrades: PK-KG | 115 students
11601 73rd Ave N
Maple Grove, MN 55369
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