Barat Academy

Barat Academy offers a college preparatory curriculum in a single gender class environment on a co-educational campus.
Barat's unique educational approach provides intellectual rigor and instills in its students a life-long love of learning.
Founded in the traditions of Sacred Heart education, Barat focuses of developing responsible, independent, community-oriented adults.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded2007

Student Body

Total Students60 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Barat Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average ACT score26
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Daily Uniform and Dress Uniform for special occasions)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,900
Tuition NotesTuition does not change for families once enrolled in the school
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJake A Schuchardt


Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyGolf,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Campus Ministry Club, National Honor Society, Recycling Club, Respect Life Club, Robotics Team, Speech and Debate, Student Ambassadors, Student Government, Video Game Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Liturgical Band, Liturgical Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Table Tennis

School Notes

  • Are you worried about your student`s health and safety heading into the fall? Maybe your student's current school fell short during online learning? Would your student thrive in a lower stress environment where teachers engage with student`s work on a more personal level?
  • Barat Academy will be ON CAMPUS for classes 5 days a week starting in August! 
  • Then consider Barat Academy as a viable alternative to your students current school situation! Barat Academy is the ONLY school in the St. Louis/St. Charles area with single gender classes on a co-ed campus. With classes no larger than 12, students receive the direct attention necessary to help them be the best students they can be. With a two activity requirement, students have the opportunity to participate in sports they have never played, act in a play, or be a part of the robotics team with no fear of cuts. The environment at Barat Academy allows students to explore their own individual gifts, talents, and passions, all while feeling safe to be who they were created to be! Serving grades 6-12 Barat Prep and Barat Academy want to be the place where your students can fly higher than they ever imagined. What if school in online again in the fall? In this new Covid-19 world we all have adjusted to, Barat is fully equipped to not only meet the basic academic needs of students, but also the physical, mental, and emotional needs of students AND families alike. Should school have to go virtual due to Covid-19, Barat has everything in place to seamlessly transition into online learning and continues to explore innovative and creative ways to engage students through their project-based curriculum.
  • Visit our website at for more information or contact to ask questions, set up a tour, or learn about pricing and financial aid options! FLY EAGLES FLY!!!!

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