Holy Name Catholic School

Holy Name Catholic School is a preschool - 10th grade private school located in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Our mission is educating students to be critical thinkers through the lens of the gospels - the Good, the True, and the Beautiful. With a history of being a cornerstone in our community of Escanaba, the school has received Bishop approval to open a high school, which was originally closed in 1978.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-10
Year Founded1953

Student Body

Total Students281 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
2%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Holy Name Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(School uniform for Gr 1-10)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesCall school for current information

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Science Olympiad Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama Productions

School Notes

  • It's more than a school...It's a way of life!.

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Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Holy Name Catholic School is Wilson Seventh-day Adventist Junior Academy (15.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Escanaba Sda School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Spirit Central School (40.2 miles away)
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