St. Agnes Academy

Tel: (713)219-5400
Come visit our new Science and Technology building!
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  • 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.

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

Student Body

Total Students917 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%
Students by GradeSt. Agnes Academy  Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers93 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses14 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 score1300
Average ACT score29
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Approved uniform items required)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$18,850
Tuition NotesTuition Assistance is available.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$6,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBrigid Schiro
Admissions AssociateMaddy Echols


Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyGolf,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.58 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Academic Challenge Team, American Red Cross, Amnesty International, Anime Club, Art Club, Astronomy Club, Badminton Club, Biology Club, Book Club, Business Club, Campus Ministry Club, Chinese Club, Close-Up, Club Pink, Creative Writing Club, Culinary Club, Diversity Club, Eastern Pacific Youth Club, Engineering Team, Film Club, Fitness 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., People to People International, Poetry Club, Remix Dance Team, Revolutionaries Club, SAVE club, SAVE the animals club, Science Fiction Club, Spanish Club, Speech and Debate Club, St. Agnes Spirit Club, St. Agnes Thespians, St. Thomas Spirit Club, Strake Jesuit Spirit Club, Student Council, Students Against Genocide and Violence, Students for Life, Students United for Islamic Awareness Club, Triple Trio, Video Game Club, VIP Business Club, VTV-Veritas TV, Young Democrats, Young Republicans, Youth For Christ
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