St. Agatha Academy

The members of the Saint Agatha Academy community form a partnership providing a strong academic, Catholic education for the children of the parish and community.
Central to the purpose of our school is a genuine desire to develop the whole child academically and spiritually.
A Catholic school provides a unique opportunity to strengthen our children's relationship with Christ in all that they say and do.
Vibrant learning experiences begin with the strong academic curriculum, which provides knowledge and confidence.
Personal growth is fostered so that each member of the learning community has opportunities to reach their optimim potential.
Ultimately, we desire our students to have the self-discipline and conviction to become leaders who make the world a better place.

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St. Agatha Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Private Catholic and Independent Schools (NAPCIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1919

Student Body

Total Students153 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade St. Agatha Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Jr St. Vincent DePaul Society, Student Council, WAVE Staff (School Store)

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school and elementary school to St. Agatha Academy is Winchester Christian Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Clark County Early Learning Center (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winchester
    Grades: K-12 | 87 students
    0.1 miles
    2410 Lexington Rd
    Winchester, KY 40391
    (859) 745-6026
    0.1 K-12
  • Winchester
    Grades: PK-K | 69 students
    1.2 miles
    150 Maryland Ave
    Winchester, KY 40391
    (859) 744-3183
    1.2 PK-K
  • Winchester
    Grades: NS-5 | 89 students
    1.7 miles
    2450 Colby Road
    Winchester, KY 40391
    (859) 745-6555
    1.7 NS-5
  • Lexington
    Walnut Hill Day School
    Alternative School
    Grades: NS-K | 86 students
    13.3 miles
    575 Walnut Hill Rd
    Lexington, KY 40515
    (859) 263-2807
    13.3 NS-K
  • Mount Sterling
    Mt. Sterling Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of God)
    Grades: PK | 124 students
    13.7 miles
    1051 Camargo Rd
    Mount Sterling, KY 40353
    (859) 498-7914
    13.7 PK

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