St. Ludmila Elementary School

  • Named Saint Ludmila's Academy in honor of a Slavic saint, the school opened in February 1897 and was operated by the Sisters of the Incarnate Word and Blessed Sacrament religious order in the state of Texas.
  • The co-educational boarding and day school enrolled fifty-seven students the first year.
  • Courses included German and Czech language; music courses featured piano, guitar, and mandolin.
  • In 1902 two years of high school were added to the elementary grades.
  • In 1916 a new structure was built to meet increased enrollment.
  • In 1928 a four-year high school was incorporated, and the school received the designation of an academy.
  • After 1939, no pupils were accepted as boarders. Our school provides a Christian environment, designed to develop the students' God-given abilities and to instill Catholic values.
  • Our students are encouraged to critically study and analyze the world from a Catholic perspective.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students191 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St. Ludmila Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

  • The nearest high school, elementary school and preschool to St. Ludmila Elementary School is Shiner Catholic School (5.9 miles away)
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