St. Pius X High School

Education at St. Pius X High School is rooted in the Four Pillars of the Dominican charism.
The development of the individual person -- spiritual, intellectual, physical, emotional and social -- is fostered in a nurturing atmosphere.
At St. Pius X, the Principles of Catholic Social Teaching are central to decision-making in all areas: academic, disciplinary, financial, social and spiritual.
The School offers a diverse curriculum of required courses in traditional academic subjects, as well as in theology, fine arts and technology.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Texas Catholic Conference Education Department
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1956
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students636 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
39%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade St. Pius X High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses11 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • St. Pius X High School is inspired by Veritan, young men and women to embrace academic excellence and integrity, celebrate the community's diverse gifts and heritage, and embody social justice and service. Education at St. Pius X High School is the development of a student's relationship with God in Christian community and the development of human potential. Commitment to justice and increased global awareness are encouraged. Hilistic growth- sporitual, intellectual, physical, emotional and social is fostered and is realised in an atmosphere where the diginity of life is centered to decision-making in all areas: academic, disciplinary, financial, social and spritual.
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    13.8 miles
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