Loyola Academy

  • Loyola Academy is a Jesuit College Preparatory coeducational school, grades 9-12, offering a traditional liberal arts college preparatory education.
  • The school draws students of diverse intellectual, ethnic, religious, racial, and socioeconomic backgrounds from 150 elementary and junior high schools.
  • Loyola is concerned with the full and harmonious development of the whole person according to each student's capacity and stage of development.
  • The curriculum seeks to integrate the demands of the academic disciplines and the physical and spiritual needs of each student with the experience of service to others.

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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
Year Founded1909
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students2072 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers154 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size24 students
Number of AP Courses22 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 27 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,900
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,500
Acceptance Rate
76%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMrs. Genevieve Atwood
Admissions AssociateMr. Marty Jennings

Sports

Total Sports Offered29 sports
SportsBallet, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Cycling, Dance, Diving, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rock Climbing, Sailing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting, Winter Track, WrestlingBalletBaseball,
BasketballBowling,
CheeringCrew,
Cross CountryCycling,
DanceDiving,
EquestrianField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Rock ClimbingSailing,
SnowboardingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,
WeightliftingWinter Track,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Over 70 student clubs and organizations-http://www.goramblers.org/Activities/Cocurriculars.asp
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