The mission of St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle Catholic schools is to serve one another through Catholic values as we strive for spiritual growth and academic excellence.
We, as the faculty, administration and staff, are committed to the religious and academic education of each child to his or her full potential.
We work in partnership with the parents, the primary educators of their child, to guide each child through instruction that promotes acceptance, tolerance, love, individuality, inquiry and success.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Students: 356 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,334
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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St. Theresa Middle School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for:

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Attribute

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 4-8
Year Founded
1959

Student Body

Total Students
356 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
St. Theresa Middle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
2 courses
Advanced Courses
High School Algebra 1, High School English 1
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(school uniform required)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Admissions Director
Johnnie W. Balfantz
Admissions Associate
Tracie Waguespack

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
After School Program, Computer Class, Spanish Classes, Summer Day Camp, Youth Legislature

Club or Organization:
4H Club, Before School Care, Duke Talent Search, God's Warriors Faith Club, Junior BETA Club, Junior Robotics, Library Club, Math Club, Quiz Bowl Team, Religion Classes, Retreats, Robotics Team, Running Club, Student Council, Weekly Mass

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Classes, Band, Choir, Music Class, Play Production, Talent Show

School Notes

  • We, the administration, faculty and staff of St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle, are committed to the religious and academic education of each child to his or her full potential.  We work in partnership with parents, the primary educators of their child, to guide each child through instruction that promotes acceptance, tolerance, love, individuality, inquiry and success. The child should assume responsibility for learning, understanding that education is a lifelong process. Our ultimate goal is to continue our faith in order to achieve eternal salvation. Our school community strives to live the gospel of Jesus Christ through worship and service.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 4-8
  • Students: 356 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,334
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Louisiana is $7,145 for elementary schools and $8,615 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Louisiana is 88% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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