Notre Dame De Sion School

  • Empower Minds.  Transform Hearts.  Impact Others.  An independent, Roman Catholic school, Notre Dame de Sion of Kansas City welcomes students of all faiths.
  • With two campuses in Kansas City a co-ed grade school for ages 2 through 8th grade and a college-preparatory high school for girls Sion is part of a global network of 22 schools offering a unique and diverse educational experience.

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Notre Dame De Sion School places among the top 20% of private schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1912
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students590 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Notre Dame De Sion School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 14
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,300
Tuition NotesThis is an average figure; tuition varies according to grade level and program.
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKatie Glatz
Admissions AssociateMary Kenney


Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingField Hockey,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • For more than 100 years, Notre Dame de Sion has provided an educational experience that transforms the hearts and minds of our students. We are committed to building open-minded, inclusive learners that graduate as self-confident, critical thinkers with a desire to learn. Rooted in the tradition of the Sister of Sion, our school is part of an international network where students engage in a global exchange of ideas and cultures.
  • Notre Dame de Sion School is a top-rated independent, Catholic school with a unique mission of building interfaith connections through mutual respect and dialogue. Our grade school serves both boys and girls grades PK - 8 and is located in midtown Kansas City at 39th and Locust. Our all-girls, college-prep high school serves grades 9 - 12 and can be found in South Kansas City at 106th and Wornall.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas City
    Grades: NS-12 | 1156 students
    6.9 miles
    400 W 51st St
    Kansas City, MO 64112
    (816) 936-1200
    6.9 NS-12
  • Kansas City
    St. Teresa's Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 600 students
    5.8 miles
    5600 Main St
    Kansas City, MO 64113
    (816) 501-0011
    5.8 9-12
  • Kansas City
    Grades: NS-12 | 712 students
    0.6 miles
    11511 State Line
    Kansas City, MO 64114
    (816) 942-3255
    0.6 NS-12
  • Kansas City
    Grades: NS-12 | 614 students
    1.2 miles
    11511 State Line Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64114
    (816) 942-4054
    1.2 NS-12
  • Kansas City
    Grades: 6-12 | 74 students
    3.4 miles
    7933 Main Street
    Kansas City, MO 64114
    (816) 444-5225
    3.4 6-12

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I went to Sion in the early-mid '70s, from 6th grade through high school. The academics were superb, and have stood me well throughout my career. More importantly, the friendships I made were lifelong. I am forever grateful that my parents chose to send me to Sion.
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The average private school tuition in Kansas City, MO is $7,483 for elementary schools and $11,654 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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