Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:40 PM
School leader Dr. Dawn Nichols
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Montessori
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Photography
5
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Spanish

Support

20
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 88% 73%
Hispanic 4% 7%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 6%
Black 3% 9%
Two or more races 2% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Tennis
5
Boys Sports
including: Diving
13
Clubs
including: Student newspaper
Girls sports Basketball
Diving
Equestrian
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Diving
Soccer
Swimming
Clubs Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Foreign language and culture club
Girl Scouts
Literary magazine
Math club
Mock trial competition club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) FIRST Robotics Team
Clubs - language Chinese, French & Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis
Partner website Http://www.archspm.org
Partner Online School for Girls
Partner website Http://www.onlineschoolforgirls.org

Enrollment

Learn more Www.visitation.net/admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012