Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School

Our Lady of the Gulf Catholic School (OLG) serves students in grades PreK4 - 8th and is fully Accredited by the Texas Catholic Commission of Bishops Education Department (TCCB-ED) which is recognized by the Texas Education Association (TEA).
Classroom sizes are limited to ensure a quality education for all students who attend our school. PreK4 - 1st = 18 max/grade, 2nd - 8th = 16 max/grade.
To ensure a good fit into our school, all potential families meet with school personnel and all potential students perform diagnostic tests in reading and math. Potential students for grades K - 8th may also be invited to be a "Mariner for the Day" to experience the school environment at no charge.
In addition to the 5 basic core curriculums (Langauge Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Religion), OLG also offers Spanish, Music, Art, Technology and Physical Education to PreK4 - 8th grade students.
8th Grade students that qualify may also obtain high school credits in Algebra I.
OLG utilizes a 1:1 platform for technology within the classroom and utilizes a wide range of on-line curriculum tools as well as traditional tools to provide a variety of learning environments for all our students.
Our Mission: We are a Catholic educational community providing opportunity for growth in the Light of Christ.
Our Philosophy: Students are challenged spiritually, morally, socially, intellectually, and physically to develop their greatest potential. This is accomplished through total daily immersion in Catholic Christianity, an innovative curriculum, and a progressive technological program.
Our Lady of the Gulf embraces the call to be a community characterized by individuals who recognize the value of the human soul.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 96 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,600
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1996

Student Body

Total Students
96 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
79%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size
13 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Blue Dress Slacks/Shorts & White Polo

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition Discounts for Families; Tuition Assistance Available for Qualifying Families
% on Financial Aid
39%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,300
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
David Augustini

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Science Clubs

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Band, Middle School Choir

School Notes

  • Application Process:
  • 1) Fill out application form (located on website) & submit with Academic Records;
  • 2) Schedule Parent, Principal & Student Meeting;
  • 3) Perform Student Academic Diagnostics in Reading & Math;
  • 4) Participate in Student Trial Day (Optional but recommended, Free)
  • 5) Upon Acceptance into School, each student participates in a probabtionary period of approx. 9 weeks during which a specific contract is followed to help the student succeed at our school.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School cost?
Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School's tuition is approximately $3,600 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School?
The acceptance rate of Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 85%.
What sports does Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School offer?
Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School offers 4 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School?
The application deadline for Our Lady Of The Gulf Catholic School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 96 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $3,600
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Texas is $10,706 for elementary schools and $12,114 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Texas is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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