Cor Jesu Academy

Cor Jesu Academy, a Catholic, college-preparatory community founded by the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
In an academically challenging environment, we provide a program for the total education of talented, academically qualified young women.
Students are empowered intellectually, spiritually and morally to serve as responsible members of the global community.
Inspired by the charism of sharing the love of the heart of Christ, students embrace personal dignity and faith, integrity and compassion and a commitment to serve others.
In this environment, Cor Jesu Academy creates a caring community of young women who accept and share God's love.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 626 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,600
  • Average class size: 140 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1956

Student Body

Total Students
626 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade
Cor Jesu Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
140 students
Number of AP Courses
18 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Advanced Strategies of Rhetoric and Research, American Literary Masterpieces, American Politics, Art History, Biology, Calculus AB and Calculus BC, Calculus I, Calculus II, Chemistry, Communicating in French I, Communicating in French II, Communicating in Spanish I, Communicating in Spanish II, Comparative Government and Politics, Design I, Drawing I, English Language and Composition, English Literature After 1790, English Literature Before 1790, First-Year Writing, French Language and Culture, General Physics I, History of the U.S. since 1865, History of the U.S. to 1865, Intermediate French: Language and Culture, Intermediate Latin: Language and Culture, Intermediate Spanish: Language and Culture, Introduction to Comparative Government and Politics, Introduction to Literature, Introduction to Public Speaking, Latin: Virgil, Music Theory, Personal Finance for Nonbusiness Majors, Physics C: Mechanics, Physics II, Psychology, Reading in Latin I, Reading in Latin II, Spanish Language and Culture, Statistics, Studio Art, Studio Art: 2-D Design Portfolio, Theological Foundations, U.S. Government and Politics, U.S. History, World History: Modern
Average ACT score
30

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Colleen Smyth Dean
Admissions Associate
Ami Kohlberg

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School Notes

  • Cor Jesu Academy, a Catholic, college-preparatory community founded by the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. In an academically challenging environment, we provide a program for the total education of talented, academically qualified young women. Students are empowered intellectually, spiritually and morally to serve as responsible members of the global community. Inspired by the charism of sharing the love of the heart of Christ, students embrace personal dignity and faith, integrity and compassion and a commitment to serve others. In this environment, Cor Jesu Academy creates a caring community of young women who accept and share God's love.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MO School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 626 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,600
  • Average class size: 140 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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