Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School

301 S. San Antonio St.
Port Lavaca, TX 77979-0779
Tel: (361)552-6140
Grades: PK-8 | 93 students
We are a Catholic educational community providing opportunity for growth in the Light of Christ.
Our School is fully Accredited by the Texas Catholic Commission Education Department which is recognized by the Texas Education Association.
Our Parish School is sponsored by Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic Church under the authority of the Diocese of Victoria.
Our School and Parish are blessed with the presence of Dominican Sisters.
We are a Catholic educational community providing opportunity for growth in the Light of Christ.
Students are challenged spiritually, morally, socially, intellectually, and physically to develop their greatest potential.
This is accomplished through total daily immersion in Catholic Christianity, an innovative curriculum, and a progressive technological program.
Our Lady of the Gulf embraces the call to be a community characterized by individuals who recognize the value of the human soul.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 93 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Blue Dress Slacks/Shorts & White Polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,500
Tuition Notes Tuition Discounts for Families; Tuition Assistance Available for Qualifying Families
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,300
Admissions Director Annette Matula


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Art Memory, Band, Middle School Choir, PSIA Art, Art Memory, Band, PSIA, Middle School Choir,

School Notes:

  • Application Process:
  • 1) Fill out application form (located on website) & submit with Academic Records;
  • 2) Schedule Parent, Principal & Student Meeting;
  • 3) Perform Student Academic Diagnostics in Reading & Math;
  • 4) Participate in Student Trial Day (Optional but recommended, Free)
  • 5) Upon Acceptance into School, each student participates in a probabtionary period of approx. 9 weeks during which a specific contract is followed to help the student succeed at our school.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Six Mile Assembly Of God (7.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Six Mile Assembly Of God (7.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Edna Christian Academy (25.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Port Lavaca
    Six Mile Assembly Of God
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: K-11 | 16 students
    7.1 miles
    6440 Fm 1090
    Port Lavaca, TX 77979
  • Edna
    Grades: PK-12 | 21 students
    25.4 miles
    Po Box 885
    Edna, TX 77957
  • Victoria
    Grades: PK-8 | 300 students
    26.4 miles
    206 W Convent St
    Victoria, TX 77901
  • Victoria
    Faith Academy
    Grades: PK-12 | 354 students
    26.5 miles
    Po Box 4824
    Victoria, TX 77903
  • Victoria
    Grades: PK-8 | 509 students
    26.6 miles
    1311 E Mesquite Ln
    Victoria, TX 77901

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The average private school tuition in Texas is $6,943 for elementary schools and $9,274 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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