De Smet Jesuit High School

  • DeSmet Jesuit High School is a Catholic, college preparatory community whose members work together to build a challenging, academic environment set in the context of the life and sprit of Jesus Christ.
  • While members are constantly encouraged to develop strong personal values and convictions, they achieve success by realizing their leadership potentials through positively impacting the lives of those around them.
  • They also learn and live the values of St. Ignatius by being intellectually competent, open to growth, religious, loving, and committed to doing justice in generous service to the people of God.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students748 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade De Smet Jesuit High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Louis
     Chaminade College Prep School
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    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 834 students
    2 miles
    425 S. Lindbergh Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (314)993-4400
    2 6-12
    834
  • Saint Louis
    St John Vianney High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 605 students
    7.1 miles
    1311 S Kirkwood Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63122
    (314)965-4853
    7.1 9-12
    605
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: 9-12 | 900 students
    1.6 miles
    1850 De La Salle Dr
    Saint Louis, MO 63141
    (314)985-6095
    1.6 9-12
    900
  • Chesterfield
    Grades: 7-12 | 985 students
    3.3 miles
    800 Maryville Centre Dr
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
    (314)997-2900
    3.3 7-12
    985
  • Saint Louis
    Grades: 7-12 | 618 students
    4.3 miles
    755 S Price Road
    Saint Louis, MO 63124
    (314)993-4040
    4.3 7-12
    618

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