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PK-12|Private
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School leader:  Dr. Dawn Nichols
2455 Visitation Dr
Mendota Heights, MN 55120

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(651) 683-1700
(651) 454-7144
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"We are best known for college-prep excellence."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subjec...
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Spanish
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31 reviews

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Effective school leaders: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · December 17, 2016
Leadership will support your child if your name is on their buildings, if you are a legacy family or a significant contributor. Otherwise you are on your own.

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Submitted by a parent · December 17, 2016
Stay away from this place unless you are an alum or donor. I sat at a mother/daughter event and was ostracized because I was not a wealthy cradle catholic. Thought I was giving my daughters the best education I could afford. Miserable social... more

Teacher effectiveness: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · December 17, 2016
Our daughter with anorexia was complimented by her Phy Ed teacher for "looking better". Her Religion teacher told her class "eating disorders were a sin against God". English and Science teachers completely unsupportive of her need to be out of... more

Handles bullying effectively: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · December 17, 2016
Classmates of our daughter made a Mockumentary making fun of her eating disorder struggle. Went on line and was devastating

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About this school

Visitation is an independent, Catholic day school, founded by the Sisters of the Visitation in 1873. The school is coeducational from our Montessori Preschool classroom and up through sixth grade. Visitation is the ONLY all-girls private secondary school (Grades 7 - 12) in Minnesota. Visitation is owned by the Sisters of the Visitation, who govern it in cooperation with a Board of Trustees. It is supported by tuition and endowments.

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Last modified: December 17, 2016
Last modified Convent of the Visitation School is a Private school that serves grades PK-12
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