Presentation Academy

  • In the spirit of Catherine Spalding and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, Presentation Academy strives to create a diverse educational community that challenges young women to develop their greatest potential as leaders in a global society.
  • The programs at Presentation are designed to enhance the student's academic, physical, cultural, spiritual and social growth, thus preparing her to become a mature Christian young woman and a responsible American citizen.
  • Located in the heart of downtown Louisville, Presentation Academy provides a unique opportunity for students to experience firsthand the business, social, religious, and cultural attributes which only a downtown location can offer.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1831

Student Body

Total Students257 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 8%
Students by GradePresentation Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
Average ACT score23

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,135
Tuition NotesFinancial assistance available to families that qualify.
% on Financial Aid
42%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,515
Admissions DirectorRuth Hans
Admissions AssociateMeredith Spann

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBasketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballBowling,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Please contact us for a detailed list

School Notes

  • In the spirit of Catherine Spalding and the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth, Presentation Academy strives to create a diverse educational community that challenges young women to develop their greatest potential as leaders in a global society. The programs at Presentation are designed to enhance the student's academic, physical, cultural, spiritual and social growth, thus preparing her to become a mature Christian young woman and a responsible American citizen. Located in the heart of downtown Louisville, Presentation Academy provides a unique opportunity for students to experience firsthand the business, social, religious, and cultural attributes which only a downtown location can offer.
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  • Louisville
    Mercy Academy
    Mercy Academy Photo - Mercy offers 14 sports over three seasons for our girls to participate in. Many have try-outs and some are no-cut teams. We also offer intramural sports. Our volleyball team finished the 2008 season as state champions and ranked in the top 3 in the nation.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 549 students
    8.2 miles
    5801 Fegenbush Ln
    Louisville, KY 40228
    (502)671-2010
    8.2 9-12
    549
  • Louisville
    Sacred Heart Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 842 students
    4.7 miles
    3175 Lexington Rd
    Louisville, KY 40206
    (502)897-6097
    4.7 9-12
    842
  • Louisville
     Assumption High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
    4.7 miles
    2170 Tyler Ln
    Louisville, KY 40205
    (502)458-9551
    4.7 9-12
    860
  • Louisville
    Grades: PK-12 | 587 students
    2.6 miles
    2427 Glenmary Ave
    Louisville, KY 40204
    (502)479-0340
    2.6 PK-12
    587
  • Louisville
    Grades: K-12 | 204 students
    2.5 miles
    2500 Portland Ave
    Louisville, KY 40212
    (502)778-6114
    2.5 K-12
    204

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