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St. Agnes Academy Photo #1 - Come visit our new Science and Technology building!
  • Rooted in the Dominican tradition, St. Agnes Academy provides a Catholic college preparatory education that encourages young women to develop intellectual curiosity, to work for social justice and to act with integrity and compassion.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Texas Association of Accredited Private Schools (TAAPS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia/language based and mild learning differneces
Year Founded1906
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students944 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St. Agnes Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
76%
Average Class Size19 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesBiology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, English 3, English 4, Government, Latin: Vergil, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, U. S. History, World History
Average SAT score1350
Average ACT score31
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Approved uniform items required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$21,900
Tuition NotesTuition Assistance is available.
% on Financial Aid
16%
Average Financial Aid Grant$6,000
Acceptance Rate
55%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBrigid Schiro
Admissions AssociateJamie Wissinger
Endowment Size$16 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water Polo

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.44 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Challenge Team, American Red Cross, Amnesty International, Anime Club, Art Club, Astronomy Club, Biology Club, Book Club, Campus Ministry Club, Chinese Club, Close-Up, Club Pink, Creative Writing Club, Diversity Club, Eastern Pacific Youth Club, Engineering Team, Film Club, French Club, Green Club, Habitat for Humanity, Harvard Model Congress, Hispanic Student Union, Italian Culture Club, Junior Statesmen of America, Key Club, Kid's Club, Latin Club, Math Club, Mediterranean Club, Model U.N., Spanish Club, Speech and Debate Club, St. Agnes Spirit Club, St. Agnes Thespians, St. Thomas Spirit Club, Strake Jesuit Spirit Club, Student Council, Students for Life, Students United for Islamic Awareness Club, Triple Trio, Video Game Club, VTV-Veritas TV, Young Democrats, Young Republicans

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