Our Lady Of Lourdes School

  • Our Lady of Lourdes School is located in Porcupine, South Dakota, on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.
  • We are a Kindergarten through Eighth Grade school with about 150 students.
  • We are a part of the Red Cloud Indian School System, and have served the Lakota people in Porcupine since 1931.
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School provides a comprehensive, challenging, and relevant curriculum for each student that fulfills our mission and philosophy.
  • Our curriculum enables students to effectively progress in their academic potential, to achieve Red Cloud's curriculum standards, and to be prepared for success at the high school level.
  • The mission of our Lady of Lourdes School is to provide an excellent holistic education in partnership with the parents and community according to Christian and Lakota values.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students146 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeOur Lady Of Lourdes School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Pine Ridge
    Red Cloud Indian School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-12 | 547 students
    17.1 miles
    100 Mission Dr
    Pine Ridge, SD 57770
    (605)867-5888
    17.1 K-12
    547

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