Our Lady Of The Elms High School

  • At the Elms, Catholic values and traditions serve as the foundation upon which our curriculum is built.
  • The four pillars of the Dominican Order - prayer, study, community, and preaching - are woven throughout the Elms experience.
  • At Our Lady of the Elms, prayer, study, community, and preaching are not just part of the experience.
  • They are the experience.  The threads of these traditions run through each physics experiment, each volleyball game, and each class retreat.
  • Woven into each history test, each choir concert, and each geometry proof, they form the framework and the tapestry of life at the Elms.
  • At the Elms, we offer a one-of-a-kind opportunity.  The only all-girls high school within a five-county area, the Elms campus is a vibrant and engaging learning community.
  • Young women from many cultural, religious and socio-economic backgrounds are taught by experienced faculty with particular expertise in teaching girls.
  • Small class sizes allow for individualized attention and personalized instruction.  Elms girls become confident, articulate, compassionate and innovative.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students194 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of The Elms High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Plaid Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,100
Admissions DirectorMelanie Drouin
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