St. Agnes Academy

9000 Bellaire Blvd,
Houston, TX, 77036-0770
     Tel: (713)219-5400
Grades: 9 - 12 | 899 students
Rooted in the Dominican tradition, St. Agnes Academy provides a Catholic college preparatory education that encourages young women to develop intellectual curiosity, to work for social justice and to act with integrity and compassion.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1906

Student Body

Total Students 899 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 41%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade St. Agnes Academy  Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 87 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, English 3, English 4, Government, Latin: Vergil, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, U. S. History, World History  
Average SAT score 1300
Average ACT score 29
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Approved uniform items required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,540
Tuition Notes Tuition Assistance is available.
% on Financial Aid 12%
Acceptance Rate 55%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Brigid Schiro
Admissions Associate Maddy Echols

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBasketballCross Country,
DanceDiving,
Field HockeyGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 58 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Challenge Team, American Red Cross, Amnesty International, Anime Club, Art Club, Astronomy Club, Badminton Club, Biology Club, Book Club, Business Club, Campus Ministry Club, Chinese Club, Close-Up, Club Pink, Creative Writing Club, Culinary Club, Diversity Club, Eastern Pacific Youth Club, Engineering Team, Film Club, Fitness Club, French Club, Green Club, Habitat for Humanity, Harvard Model Congress, Hispanic Student Union, Italian Culture Club, Junior Statesmen of America, Key Club, Kid's Club, Latin Club, Math Club, Mediterranean Club, Model U.N., People to People International, Poetry Club, Remix Dance Team, Revolutionaries Club, SAVE club, SAVE the animals club, Science Fiction Club, Spanish Club, Speech and Debate Club, St. Agnes Spirit Club, St. Agnes Thespians, St. Thomas Spirit Club, Strake Jesuit Spirit Club, Student Council, Students Against Genocide and Violence, Students United for Islamic Awareness Club, Students for Life, Triple Trio, VIP Business Club, VTV-Veritas TV, Video Game Club, Young Democrats, Young Republicans, Youth For Christ Anime Club, Art Club, Astronomy Club, Badminton Club, Biology Club, Book Club, Business Club, Chinese Club, Close-Up, Club Pink, Culinary Club, Diversity Club, Film Club, Fitness Club, French Club, Green Club, Key Club, Kid's Club, Latin Club, Math Club, Model U.N., Poetry Club, SAVE club, Spanish Club, Triple Trio, VTV-Veritas TV, Academic Challenge Team,
American Red Cross,
Amnesty International,
Campus Ministry Club,
Creative Writing Club,
Eastern Pacific Youth Club,
Engineering Team,
Habitat for Humanity,
Harvard Model Congress,
Hispanic Student Union,
Italian Culture Club,
Junior Statesmen of America,
Mediterranean Club,
People to People International,
Remix Dance Team,
Revolutionaries Club,
SAVE the animals club,
Science Fiction Club,
Speech and Debate Club,
St. Agnes Spirit Club,
St. Agnes Thespians,
St. Thomas Spirit Club,
Strake Jesuit Spirit Club,
Student Council,
Students Against Genocide and Violence,
Students United for Islamic Awareness Club,
Students for Life,
VIP Business Club,
Video Game Club,
Young Democrats,
Young Republicans,
Youth For Christ,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Strake Jesuit College Prep School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Francis De Sales School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Francis De Sales School (1 miles away)
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