De Smet Jesuit High School

233 N New Ballas Rd,
Saint Louis, MO, 63141-0631
     Tel: (314)567-3500
Grades: 9 - 12 | 964 students
DeSmet Jesuit High School is a Catholic, college preparatory community whose members work together to build a challenging, academic environment set in the context of the life and sprit of Jesus Christ.
While members are constantly encouraged to develop strong personal values and convictions, they achieve success by realizing their leadership potentials through positively impacting the lives of those around them.
They also learn and live the values of St. Ignatius by being intellectually competent, open to growth, religious, loving, and committed to doing justice in generous service to the people of God.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 964 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade De Smet Jesuit High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christian Brothers College High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Monica Elementary School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rossman School (1.5 miles away)
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  • Saint LouisSt Monica Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    12132 Olive Blvd
    Saint LouisMO63141
    (314)434-2173
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 200 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Saint LouisRossman School
      (Non-sectarian)
    12660 Conway Road
    Saint LouisMO63141
    (314)434-5877
      (Non-sectarian)
    1.5 mi | 210 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Saint LouisCountryside Montessori School
    Montessori School
    12226 Ladue Rd
    Saint LouisMO63141
    (314)434-2821
    Montessori School
    1.6 mi | 2 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Saint LouisThe Moog Center For Deaf Education
    Special Education School
    12300 S 40 Dr
    Saint LouisMO63141
    (314)692-7172
    Special Education School
    1.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      
  • Saint LouisChristian Brothers College High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1850 De La Salle Dr
    Saint LouisMO63141
    (314)985-6100
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.6 mi | 801 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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My son went here and received a quality education. Due to the advanced curriculum he was able to receive over $100,000 in scholarships.
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