St. Michael's Catholic Academy

3000 Barton Creek Blvd
Austin, TX 78735-0787
Tel: (512)328-2323
Grades: 9-12 | 387 students
St. Michael's Catholic Academy is a college-preparatory school founded by laity within the Diocese of Austin to serve a diverse student body.
Combining academic excellence with faith formation and co-curricular learning opportunities, St. Michael's prepares the whole student for leadership, service and decision-making consistent with Catholic values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported SMCA does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the recruitment and admission of students to the school. Students with disabilities must meet the same admission requirements as other students. Please contact the Learning Center for more info
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 387 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade St. Michael's Catholic Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science AB, English Language, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, Latin: Vergil, Macro Economics, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Statistics, Studio Art 2-D, United States Government & Politics, United States History,
Average SAT score 1764
Average ACT score 26

Finances and Admission

% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Aaron Stancik
Admissions Associate Joe Bernier


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Band, Chess Club, Choir, Dance, Drama Club, Environmental Club, Film Club, Fishing Club, Junior State of America, Knittin Club, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Model United Nations, Multicultural Awareness Club, National Honor Society, Peer Leaders, Science Club, Service Crusaders, Shakespeare Club, Spirit Club, Student Council, Student Newspaper, Technology Club, Yearbook, Zoology Club Art Club, Band, Chess Club, Choir, Dance, Drama Club, Film Club, Fishing Club, Knittin Club, Math Club, Peer Leaders, Science Club, Spirit Club, Yearbook, Zoology Club, Environmental Club,
Junior State of America,
Literary Magazine,
Model United Nations,
Multicultural Awareness Club,
National Honor Society,
Service Crusaders,
Shakespeare Club,
Student Council,
Student Newspaper,
Technology Club,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Regents School Of Austin (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Gabriel's Catholic School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Gabriel's Catholic School (0.6 miles away)
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    3.9 miles
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  • Austin
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    Grades: PK-KG | 41 students
    3.9 miles
    6900 Escarpment Blvd
    Austin, TX 78749

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