Villa Madonna Academy, a private, Catholic, K-12 school educates students in a Christ-centered community rooted in the Benedictine tradition of scholarship, service, and hospitality.
The Villa vision is to be recognized as a community of strong minds and spirits prepared to think critically,lead courageously,and serve others as lifelong learners,engaged citizens, and reflective disciples.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked KY School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 508 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,400
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Villa Madonna Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Year Founded
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in , 2002, 2003, 2007, 2017

Student Body

Total Students
508 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade
Villa Madonna Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
20 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP 2 Drawing, AP Art, AP Art 2D Design, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language & Composition, AP French, AP Human Geography, AP Literature & Composition, AP Micro Economics, AP Physics I, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP U.S. History
Average ACT score
Classroom Dress Code
(In Handbook via website)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition breakdown: K: $6400, Grades 1-6: 9225, 7-8: 9225, and 9-12: 11,425. Fees included.
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Janet Baugh



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
21 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Academic Team, Benedictine Ambassadors Club, Bridge Club, Broadcast Club, Chess Club, Debate Club, Destination Imagination, Jane Austen Club, KYA, Makers Club, National Honor Society, Principals Advisory Committee, Student Council, Student World Affairs Council, Students Against Destructive Decisions, Yearbook/Newspaper

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus/Band, Film Club, Knitting Club, Tri-M

Recreational Athletic Programs:

School Notes

  • Villa Madonna Academy's small class size opens the door for students to excel in all that they do. Whether it be in academics,athletics, community service, drama or clubs,Villa students are provided with opportunities which broaden their life experiences while instilling confidence, respect and sense of community.
Profile last updated: 08/18/2021

School Reviews

Villa Madonna Academy is phenomenal. I have children in elementary school and junior high, and VMA has become an extended family for all of us. The faculty and administration are brilliant, hardworking and incredibly gifted as teachers and role-models. My children absolutely love the learning environment, the extracurricular activities, and their teachers and friends. And I love the values as much as the education.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked KY School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 508 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,400
  • Acceptance rate: 98%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Kenton County, KY is $5,469 for elementary schools and $6,876 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kenton County, KY is 99% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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