Louisville High School

  • Louisville, a Catholic high school for young women, has something to offer its students that is unparalleled and rare.
  • In today`s fast-paced world with its conflicting values, Louisville provides an environment of learning and growing that reflects the Gospel, teaching possibilities with the compassion of Christ and, in so doing, preparing its students for life`s opportunities and challenges.
  • Developing the whole person- spiritually, intellectually, artistically, socially and personally is the Louisville philosophy of education.
  • Louisville is exceptional in providing small challenging classes with one-on-one attention, a wide-ranging arts program where students can discover and develop their talents, athletics and physical education that not only produces winning teams but healthy and disciplined individuals who know the value of sportsmanship, clubs and activities promoting community involvement as well as interpersonal relationships and along with Campus Ministry to encourage spiritual growth and leadership.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Coalition of Girls
National Catholic Education Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1960
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students329 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Louisville High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size19 students
Number of AP Courses24 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP 2-D Design Portfolio, AP 3-D Design, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Computer Science, AP Computer Science Principles, AP Drawing, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French Language and Culture, AP Literature and Composition, AP Music Theory, AP Physics 'B', AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Spanish Literature and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States Government and Politics/Economics, AP United States History, AP World History
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform includes skirt and polo plus blazer)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 22
Yearly Tuition Cost$18,500
Tuition NotesBooks, Uniforms, Registration Fee and Technology Fee are additional.
Admissions DirectorMary Loffa
Admissions AssociateElena deMattos

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Equestrian, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryEquestrian,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water Polo

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.20 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Book Club, Califoornia Scholarship Federation (CSF), Campus Ministry, Ceramics Club, Chess Club, Cooking Club, Explorers Club/Roota and Shoots, French Club, Girl Up, Junior State of America, Math Club, Mock Trial, Model United Nations, National Honor Society, Robotics Team, Science Bowl, Spanish National Honor Society, Writers Workshop

Arts and Music Programs:
Coffee House, Film Club

School Notes

  • Louisville, a Catholic high school for young women, has something to offer its students that is unparalleled and rare.
  • In today`s fast-paced world with its conflicting values, Louisville provides an environment of learning and growing that reflects the Gospel, teaching possibilities with the compassion of Christ and, in so doing, preparing its students for life`s opportunities and challenges.
  • Developing the whole person- spiritually, intellectually, artistically, socially and personally is the Louisville philosophy of education.
  • Louisville is exceptional in providing small challenging classes with one-on-one attention, a wide-ranging arts program where students can discover and develop their talents, athletics and physical education that not only produces winning teams but healthy and disciplined individuals who know the value of sportsmanship, clubs and activities promoting community involvement as well as interpersonal relationships and along with Campus Ministry to encourage spiritual growth and leadership.

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (18 reviews)
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I transferred to Louisville halfway through my sophomore year, and without a doubt, I can say that it has been one of the best decisions I've made! The teachers all care an exuberant amount for their students and have a genuine love for educating the next generation. The students are super kind and welcoming, and I couldn't have asked for a better first day!
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Louisville has been an amazing! The teachers and the support the students have is amazing. The teachers are always willing to help the students if needed. Also, the friends made at Louisville are so special and that you will always have.
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When I started teaching here 14 years ago, I was immediately impressed with the cleanliness and beauty of the campus. The students are a pleasure to teach and when I go to work smiling and come home smiling; it is easy to understand the love and sense of family that exists on this campus. *****Five Star
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My daughter transferred from another Catholic high school after her Freshman year to Louisville High School because she was miserable at her old school. She is so much happier now and loves going to school. Her first day at Louisville was the "best school day ever" according to her. She joined the swim and water polo teams and has a great and fun-filled social life. The all-girl school is connected to an all-boy school (Crespi Carmelite) so there are plenty of opportunities for co-ed events. Overall, she is thriving.
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I am a Louisville grad (a million years ago) and my daughter is a freshman. She LOVES Louisville. Only 6 weeks in, she said it feels like "home." She loves her teachers, classes, and students. She's in 4 clubs in activities she never imagined before. She has friends in all 4 grades. She finds the whole community to be a very supportive environment. Academically, she's in honors/AP level, and it's challenging without being overwhelming. She has plenty of time for other activities. As for college, I only know from parents and recent grads Louisville girls earn admission to colleges of their choice. Many grads say they are totally prepared for college in fact, many say college is easy. Concerning "all-girls", this is so great. The girls are true to themselves and others without boys in the classroom. They let their guard down, relax and have so much fun. The first day was the best: seniors with banners, screaming and laughing. So much fun! Last point on this, there is plenty of interaction with the brother school, Crespi. So, if you're worried about social interaction with boys, don't. Louisville is truly a gift to my daughter and our family. I can't imagine her anywhere else.
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Louisville was one of the best decisions I've made. Coming from a public Co-Ed School, I was scared that I would not fit in, but I could not have been more wrong. I absolutely love the environment and people that are here as most of us girls are mature and willing to work hard. The staff and faculty want the best for us, and we have the most gorgeous campus where we girls can thrive.
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Louisville is an amazing institution where girls get to make unbelievable connections that not matched anywhere else. If you want your daughter to build forever relationships, Be supported and encouraged every day, and be successful in future endeavors than Louisville is the high school for you. :))
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Louisville has provide a place for me to thrive and reach my full potential. Louisville makes me want to go to school and allows me to excel in all subjects. I enjoy going to school because of the classroom environment and my peers.
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Louisville is the best school to prepare your child for college.
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Louisville has really been my home away from home. It is my third year here and I have loved every moment of it through attending orientation with fun games all the way to our ring ceremony. One of the reasons I chose Louisville not only for their academics and sports but also for their environment is always so spirited no matter what part of camps and it makes it much more fun to come to school!
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Louisville High School has truly given me a family. The unity of the environment is evident the moment you walk on campus. I have always felt welcomed and have created close bonds that I know will follow me through life.
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Louisville is an amazing high school because of the all girl environment. The teachers are amazing and the class sizes are very small. From being a Louisville student I can tell you it is pretty amazing learning without boys!
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I may have not had originally wanted to go to this school but I opened my heart and mind and quickly found teachers who care about me as a person and my education. I found friends who are caring and kind. The relationships I have made are ones I hope to maintain for many years to come. I am so glad my parents convinced me to give Louisville a try.
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Louisville High School has very supportive teachers and very welcoming classes. Teachers are always available before and after school if you need any help in the class. I never feel left out and I always see a smile every time I pass by someone in the hallway.
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Being a student at Louisville has been one of the best experiences of my life. Louisville constantly provides an environment that is welcoming and positive each day. I can confidently say that I show up to school excited to see my friends and learn new material in the classroom. I never feel like I do not belong or that I am not welcome in the community. Attending Louisville was the best choice that I have ever made and I am so grateful that I am surrounded by the community of Louisville.
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This school offered an exceptional experience to learn and grow. The teachers were supportive and attentive. My writing, integrity and work ethic improved tremendously. It is a beautiful campus and found peace and harmony. Amazing educational institution.
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Best school for young ladies. Exceptional academics in a beautiful setting. A true sense of family.
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The quality of academics is exceptional with supportive teachers surrounded by the most beautiful facilities.
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