Our Lady Of Lourdes High School

     Tel: (845)463-0400
Grades: 9 - 12 | 690 students
Our Lady of Lourdes High School is a co-educational secondary school which emphasizes a rigorous college preparatory education within the Roman Catholic charisms of the Sisters of St. Dominic and the Marist Brothers.
The pastoral campus is nestled on an 18-acre site, which was the former IBM research and development center adjacent to Vassar College, in the Town of Poughkeepsie.
The school originally was founded in April of 1958 when the Archdiocese of New York first purchased the former City of Poughkeepsie High School with plans to start one of the first Catholic high schools in Upstate New York.
Athletics at Our Lady of Lourdes High School embraces the concept of the student-athlete and recognizes participation as an integral part of the educational experience.
The philosophy of our school carries over to athletics, that emphasizes excellence, a community experience,mutual concern and respect, and enabling students to become fully human in a Christian way.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 690 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Lourdes High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Poughkeepsie Day School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Poughkeepsie Day School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Poughkeepsie Day School (0.5 miles away)
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  • PoughkeepsiePoughkeepsie Day School
    260 Boardman Road
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)462-7600
    0.5 mi | 280 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PoughkeepsieHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Martin De Porres School
      (Roman Catholic)
    122 Cedar Valley Rd
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)452-4428
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 321 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • PoughkeepsieFaith Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    254 Spackenkill Road
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)462-0266
      (Christian)
    0.6 mi | 268 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PoughkeepsiePoughkeepsie Sda Elementary School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    71 Mitchell Ave
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)454-1781
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1.6 mi | 45 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • PoughkeepsieOakwood Friends School
      (Friends)
    22 Spackenkill Rd
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)462-4200
      (Friends)
    1.9 mi | 138 students | Gr. 6-12                      

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