St Marys Dominican High School

  • St. Mary's Dominican High School is a Catholic college-preparatory program for young women rooted in the tradition of prayer, study, community, and service.
  • With Jesus at the center, the Dominican community preaches the Word, radiates joy, promotes justice, seeks Truth, manifests Catholic values, and ministers to others.
  • Sponsored by the Dominican Sisters, Congregation of St. Mary, Dominican High School fosters the growth of each individual's spiritual, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical qualities through the education of the whole person.
  • As a Catholic school, Dominican's primary goal is to instill in each student a knowledge of moral values while promoting the practice of ethical behavior based on these values.
  • Dominican believes that actions should reflect a belief in God and a respect for the dignity of all God's creation.
  • As a college-preparatory school, Dominican provides an atmosphere for intellectual growth and promotes learning as a life-long process.
  • The school endorses a curriculum which stresses exposure to various disciplines, encourages academic excellence, and prepares the student to develop leadership roles in a global society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
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Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12

Student Body

Total Students857 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeSt Marys Dominican High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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