Our Lady Of Divine Providence School

Our Lady Of Divine Providence mission is to provide a Christian family environment, promote excellence in education, and develop each child to his/her fullest potential.
Students develop Catholic morals and values through examples of responsibility, discipline, and decision-making in a positive and caring atmosphere.
Students learn to live their faith through a growing awareness of personal responsibility, civic duty, and social justice.
A loving, caring and safe environment enhances student learning. A caring, sensitive and willing faculty and staff seek to educate each child spiritually, cognitively, socially, and physically.
Students develop critical thinking skills, successful work habits and positive attitudes through a well-balanced and challenging curriculum.
Students' educational experiences inspire them to reach their full potential, exhibited by production of quality work and application of learning.
School, teachers and parish administrators, parents, students and the community support and share responsibility for advancing the school's mission.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
National Association of Private Catholic and Independent Schools (NAPCIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supported504 accimidations for Dyslexia and ADHD
Year Founded1967

Student Body

Total Students267 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Divine Providence School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
38%
Average Class Size20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$4,000
Tuition NotesThere is a discount rate for active parishioners. An additional $100 for pre-k and $200 for pre-k-3. A multiple child discount is available
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Flag Football, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Flag FootballSoftball,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Our Lady Of Divine Providence mission is to provide a Christian family environment, promote excellence in education, and develop each child to his/her fullest potential.
  • Students develop Catholic morals and values through examples of responsibility, discipline, and decision-making in a positive and caring atmosphere.
  • Students learn to live their faith through a growing awareness of personal responsibility, civic duty, and social justice.
  • A loving, caring and safe environment enhances student learning.
  • A caring, sensitive and willing faculty and staff seek to educate each child spiritually, cognitively, socially, and physically.
  • Students develop critical thinking skills, successful work habits and positive attitudes through a well-balanced and challenging curriculum. Students' educational experiences inspire them to reach their full potential, exhibited by production of quality work and application of learning.
  • School, teachers and parish administrators, parents, students and the community support and share responsibility for advancing the school's mission.
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