Assumption High School

  • Assumption High School was founded in 1955 by the Sisters of Mercy.
  • We educate the whole person in a caring, Christian environment.
  • We offer programs to young women with a wide range of abilities, talents, and needs.
  • We make sure that our young women learn and grow and feel good about themselves.
  • We provide financial assistance to families demonstrating economic need by reaching out to the poor and minorities in the community.
  • Assumption High School enjoys a tradition of academic excellence and development of Christian leaders who are committed to the values of compassion toward all and service to those in need.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1955
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students877 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade Assumption High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses21 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville
    Sacred Heart Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 842 students
    2.2 miles
    3175 Lexington Rd
    Louisville, KY 40206
    (502) 897-6097
    2.2 9-12
    842
  • Louisville
    Mercy Academy
    Mercy Academy Photo - Mercy offers 14 sports over three seasons for our girls to participate in. Many have try-outs and some are no-cut teams. We also offer intramural sports. Our volleyball team finished the 2008 season as state champions and ranked in the top 3 in the nation.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 521 students
    3.9 miles
    5801 Fegenbush Ln
    Louisville, KY 40228
    (502) 671-2010
    3.9 9-12
    521
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-12 | 775 students
    6.2 miles
    7711 Fegenbush Ln
    Louisville, KY 40228
    (502) 239-2509
    6.2 PK-12
    775
  • Louisville
    Grades: K-12 | 167 students
    12.4 miles
    5515 Johnsontown Road
    Louisville, KY 40272
    (502) 937-3516
    12.4 K-12
    167
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-12 | 1765 students
    9.7 miles
    700 S English Station Road
    Louisville, KY 40245
    (502) 244-3225
    9.7 PK-12
    1765

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