Lacordaire Academy is a Catholic school founded by the Sisters of St. Dominic co-ed for grades Pre-K to 8, al girls 9 -12.
In our nurturing environment, students are encouraged to become independent thinkers, confident decision makers, and responsible leaders.
The mission of Lacordaire Academy is to serve our students in grades Pre-K through Grade 12 by offering them an education which is directed toward the individual needs of each child and by instructing them in the values and beliefs of the Catholic faith.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 201 students
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
201 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Lacordaire Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
10 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • Lacordaire Academy is a Catholic school founded by the Sisters of St. Dominic for both girls and boys in grades Pre-K to 8 and al girls in grades 9 -12. In our nurturing environment, students are encouraged to become independent thinkers, confident decision makers, and responsible leaders. The mission of Lacordaire Academy is to serve our students in grades Pre-K through Grade 8 by offering them an education which is directed toward the individual needs of each child and by instructing them in the values and beliefs of the Catholic faith.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 201 students
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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