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.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Pius X High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1956
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
571 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
St. Pius X High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
67 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses
11 courses

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / 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.
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Justin Anderson - Major League Baseball player
    • Gary Kubiak - NFL quarterback and head coach
    • Gary Majewski - Major League Baseball pitcher
    • Jackson Hurst - Actor
    • Norman F. Carnahan - American Chemical engineer and scientist
    • Tony Braunagel - Musician
    • Kohl Stewart - Major League Baseball player
    • David Pierce - Head baseball coach at the University of Texas
    • Chris Harrington - NFL linebacker
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

Who are famous alumni from St. Pius X High School?
St. Pius X High School famous alumni include: Justin Anderson, Gary Kubiak, Gary Majewski, Jackson Hurst, Norman F. Carnahan, Tony Braunagel, Kohl Stewart, David Pierce and Chris Harrington.
What is St. Pius X High School's ranking?
St. Pius X High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Texas for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for St. Pius X High School?
The application deadline for St. Pius X High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked TX School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 571 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Houston, TX is $16,213 for elementary schools and $18,370 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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