Providence Catholic School

1215 N. St. Mary's Street,
San Antonio, TX, 78215-0782
Tel: (210)224-6651
Grades: 6 - 12 | 365 students
Mission Statement: Providence Catholic School, a college preparatory institution for young women, which is sponsored by the Congregation of Divine Providence, provides a program of academic excellence grounded in faith and trust in a Provident God.
Providence prepares young women of diverse backgrounds for the world of tomorrow and encourages them to develop intellectual curiosity, deepen their faith, practice integrity, and seek justice.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 1951

Student Body

Total Students 365 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 82%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Providence Catholic School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP European History, AP Government & Politics U.S., AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP Studio Art 2D Design, AP Studio Art 3D Design, AP Studio Art Drawing, AP U.S. History, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,247
Tuition Notes High School- $7247. fees and books Middle School- $4329. fees and books
Admissions Director Stephanie Takas-Mercer
Admissions Associate Lottie Lopez

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballBowling,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassadors, Drama Club, Environmental Club, Eucharistic Choir, Eucharistic Ministers, JROTC, Literary Club, Liturgical Choir, National Honor Society, Page Turners (Book club), Student Council Ambassadors, Drama Club, JROTC, Literary Club, Environmental Club,
Eucharistic Choir,
Eucharistic Ministers,
Liturgical Choir,
National Honor Society,
Page Turners (Book club),
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Admission to Providence is competitive and each candidate is considered based on her individual achievements, academic promise and character. The Admissions Committee will review transcripts of grades, standardized test scores, attendance and discipline as well as student essays and teacher recommendations.

  • Profile last updated: 06/06/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Central Catholic High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St John''s Lutheran Day School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John''s Lutheran Day School (1 miles away)
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  • Recommended April 08, 2013 - A good quality education my daughter is very happy there. Her band has won state every year she has been there. A very proud parent. - Posted by Parent

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