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St. Louis University High School

St. Louis University High School is an all-male private Catholic traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


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Saint Louis University High School, founded in 1818, is a private, Jesuit secondary educational institution located in Forest Park South in the City of St. Louis. The school provides a premier education infused with the five-century-old tradition and philosophy of St. Ignatius of Loyola, Founder of the Society of Jesus. Since its inception, SLUH has been preparing young men not only for college, but for full lives as intelligent and compassionate individuals. SLUH helps develop each student in an environment that fosters the growth of the whole person. Its curriculum is designed to challenge the abilities of students while engaging their interest. The SLUH community aims to instill in young men not only knowledge, but spiritual, moral and aesthetic values that will prepare them for a life of high achievement, community service and personal fulfillment.



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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 1,094
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 280
10 278
11 266
12 270

St. Louis University High School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. Louis University High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 12 : 1
Gender 100% Male
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 88%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Multi-racial 0%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 6%
Asian 2%

Associations & Memberships

Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)

State or regional independent school association

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