Queen Of Peace High School

Tel: (708)458-7600
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Our faculty, staff, students, alumnae, and friends make our school a special place. Students have opportunities to explore their interests, learn teamwork and have fun outside of the classroom. Put your hand in...there's something for everyone at Peace!
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Our faculty, staff, students, alumnae, and friends make our school a special place. Students have opportunities to explore their interests, learn teamwork and have fun outside of the classroom. Put your hand in...there's something for everyone at Peace!
  • Queen of Peace High School is a Catholic Sinsinawa Dominican secondary school community educating a diverse adolescent female population.
  • We are committed to preparing women not only for college, but for lifelong learning by empowering intellectual, spiritual, moral and emotional growth.
  • Our mission calls us to search for truth, to encourage collaboration, to instill leadership, to promote dedication to service, and to inspire a passion for peace and justice.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1962

Student Body

Total Students 361 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
93%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Queen Of Peace High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
78%
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Sep. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,700
Tuition Notes Tuition does not include a $250 non-refundable registration fee. Technology fee is additional $650/year for required laptop program.
Admissions Director Michelle Ruiz

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
DanceGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 35 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Color Guard, Dominican Preachers, Environmental Task Force, Eucharistic Ministers, Fall Play, French Club, French National Honor Society, Frosh Class Council, Human Rights Task Force, Junior Class Council, Liturgy Planning Group, Math Club, Math National Honor Society, Model United Nations, Mosaic Literary Magazine, Music Appreciation Club, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Peace Ambassadors, Peace Dance Company, Peace Theatre Company, Poverty & Hunger Task Force, Retreat Leaders, Robotics Team, Senior Class Council, Sophomore Class Council, Spanish Club, Spanish National Honor Society, Spring Play, St. Catherine of Siena Scholars, Student Council, Students Against Substance Abuse, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Yearbook Art Club, Color Guard, Fall Play, French Club, Math Club, Newspaper, Robotics Team, Spanish Club, Spring Play, Yearbook, Dominican Preachers,
Environmental Task Force,
Eucharistic Ministers,
French National Honor Society,
Frosh Class Council,
Human Rights Task Force,
Junior Class Council,
Liturgy Planning Group,
Math National Honor Society,
Model United Nations,
Mosaic Literary Magazine,
Music Appreciation Club,
National Honor Society,
Peace Ambassadors,
Peace Dance Company,
Peace Theatre Company,
Poverty & Hunger Task Force,
Retreat Leaders,
Senior Class Council,
Sophomore Class Council,
Spanish National Honor Society,
St. Catherine of Siena Scholars,
Student Council,
Students Against Substance Abuse,
Tri-M Music Honor Society,

School Notes

  • Queen of Peace High School is a leader in women's education.
  • A faith- and values-centered Catholic community
  • A strong college prep curriculum for everyone
  • An empowering all-girls environment
  • Exciting opportunities for leadership and service
  • A championship sports program
  • A spirit-filled community with 40+ activities, clubs and organizations
  • A place to belong, make new friends and have fun
  • Profile last updated: 08/24/2015

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