Lourdes High School

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Founded nearly 137 years ago by the Sisters of St. Francis, Lourdes High School`s core tradition is to educate and prepare students for success in higher education and for a lifetime of learning within the framework of our Catholic faith.
With a history of faith-based values aligned with service opportunities our challenging academic curriculum inspires Lourdes students to become the change they wish to see in the world of tomorrow. The Lourdes High School community welcomes all students, and provides a balanced curriculum that focuses on the essential skills and knowledge students need to succeed in the 21st century global environment.Recognizing the constant change of our rapidly evolving society, a Lourdes High School education fosters the qualities of effective communication, collaboration, critical thinking and creativity - skills and traits applicable to all dimensions of tomorrow's professional landscape.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1877
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students415 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Lourdes High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses10 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Human Geography, AP Music Theory, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Studio Art, AP US History
Average ACT score26
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,780


Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
GymnasticsIce Hockey,
TennisTrack and Field,

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Lourdes High School is St. John Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seeds Of Wisdom Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rochester Knowledge Beginnings (1.2 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Minnesota is $4,393 for elementary schools and $12,061 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Minnesota is 91% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).