Chaminade College Prep School (Missouri)
Chaminade College Prep School is a private all-boy school in Saint Louis, Missouri. If you don’t count Chaminade College Prep School, there are 159 private schools in St. Louis County. Their campus is set in a large suburb, which is just one important piece of information to consider when looking at boarding schools. In terms of religious orientation, the Chaminade College Prep School is a Roman Catholic school.
The academic school years lasts 170 calendar days and each day students spend 7 hours in class. In 2011, 96% of the graduating senior class went on to 4-year colleges.
87.0 full-time equivalent teachers are on staff to educate the student body of 789 students in grades 6-12. That’s a student-teacher ratio of 9.07. We look more closely at students and teachers in several charts below.
Associations & Organizations
- Archdiocese of St. Louis, MO
- National Association of Independent Schools
- The Association of Boarding Schools
Photo Source: School Website and/or Social Media Data Source: NCES: 00939414
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