The Atonement Academy

15415 Red Robin Rd
San Antonio, TX 78255-0782
Tel: (210)695-2240
Grades: PK - 12 | 594 students
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At The Atonement Academy we strive for excellence in the physical, intellectual, and spiritual virtues through a challenging course of classical and Catholic education.
We are faithful to the Magesterium of the Catholic Church and require participation in Holy Mass every morning.
The Academy provides a warm,loving, yet firm environment with a rigorous curriculum and ample extra curricular activities, too.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Programs Supported Mild learning differences only
Year Founded 1994
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2005

Student Body

Total Students 594 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade The Atonement Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 21 students
Number of AP Courses 9 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Latin -- Vergil, AP Statistics, AP US Government & Politics, AP US History, AP World History
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(HS: black blazers, grey slacks for boys; red blazer and black skirt for girls. In lower grades, boys wear shirt and tie with grey slacks, girls wear red plaid skirts or jumpers)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,200
Tuition Notes Tuition varies by grade. $600 annual enrollment fee. First tuition payment due 1 June
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $250
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Andrew Shivone
Admissions Associate Mrs. Mary Havel

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFlag Football,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Chorus, Debate Club, JNHS, Junior Classics League, NHS, Student Council, Yearbook Chess Club, Chorus, Debate Club, JNHS, NHS, Yearbook, Junior Classics League,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • National Blue Ribbon School
  • One of The Nation's Top 50 Catholic High Schools
  • The parish school of Our Lady of the Atonement Catholic Church, Archdiocese of San Antonio.
  • Classical Education
  • Pre-Kindergarten through High School
  • Daily Mass
  • Accelerated Math and Reading
  • Phonics and Grammar
  • Latin taught in all grades, beginning PreK (once a week) to high school (daily)
  • Excellent Music Program
  • Faithful to the Magisterium
  • Rigorous Physical Education
  • Advanced Placement Program
  • 100% of seniors are admitted to four-year institutions, including Notre Dame, US Naval Academy, Tufts University, Boston College, Boston University, Rice University, Southern Methodist University, Thomas Aquinas College, Baylor University, Mount Holyoke, Claremont-McKenna College, Catholic University of America, University of Dallas, University of Michigan, University of Texas at Austin, and Texas A&M University.

Profile last updated: 09/01/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lutheran High School Of San Antonio (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Primrose School At Sonoma Ranch (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Scenic Hills Sda Christian School (2.9 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Antonio
    Grades: K | 137 students
    0.5 miles
    14875 Kyle Seale Pkwy
    San Antonio, TX 78255
    (210)372-1488
    0.5K
    137
  • San Antonio
    Lutheran High School Of San Antonio
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
    1.9 miles
    18104 Babcock Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78255
    (210)694-4962
    1.99-12
    90
  • San Antonio
    Scenic Hills Sda Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-9 | 49 students
    2.9 miles
    11223 Bandera Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78250
    (210)523-2312
    2.9PK-9
    49
  • Helotes
    Childrens Lighthouse Helotes
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 219 students
    3 miles
    9706 Business Pkwy
    Helotes, TX 78023
    (210)695-4988
    3PK-KG
    219
  • San Antonio
    University Baptist Wee School
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: NS-PK | 55 students
    3.1 miles
    6465 Babcock Road
    San Antonio, TX 78249
    (210)699-1070
    3.1NS-PK
    55

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