St. Rita Elementary School

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St. Rita Catholic School Mission Statement: The St. Rita School family celebrates diversity by committing to high levels of learning for all students so that they become productive and virtuous citizens that proclaim our Catholic faith.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 308 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,918
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / Aug. 15 / rolling

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1928

Student Body

Total Students
308 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade
St. Rita Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
22 students
List of Courses Offered

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 1 / Aug. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
One Child - $5,918 Two Children - $7,861 Three Children - $8,103 Four Children - $8,659 To any family who yearns for a Catholic education for their children but cannot afford it, The Answer is YES!FACT: For the past two yea
% on Financial Aid
40%

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Conservation Club, Geography Club, Quick Recall, Spanish Club, Student Council, Youth Group

Arts and Music Programs:
Liturgy Choir, Photography Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run

School Notes

  • At St. Rita School, our belief is that every child whose parents want a Catholic education for him should indeed be given that opportunity. We believe that ever child can be successful at realizing the full potential God has given. It is up to parents, faculty, and pastoral staff to ensure that success. To fulfill that belief we have a variety of opportunities for learning and maximizing other talents through our academic curriculums and extracurricular activities. Our faculty consists of 14 homeroom teachers in Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8. We have teachers in the special areas of Spanish, computer, physical education, art and music. We also have a learning coordinator, interventionist, and school counselor. 

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 308 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,918
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / Aug. 15 / rolling

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The average acceptance rate in Louisville, KY is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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