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Rhodora J Donahue Academy

Rhodora J Donahue Academy is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

Overview

Rhodora J Donahue Academy says

A National Top 50 Catholic School.1865 SAT average for class of 2012. K-12. Located in the Ave Maria University Community. International students welcome. Dual Enrollmentand Host Family Programs. Offering Daily Mass, Virtue Education, Teaching Nuns, Sports and College Prep Academics. Striving for a culture of excellence: Where students encounter Christ And learn to see truths in relation to each other So that they illuminate each other and reality Leading to an appreciation for the unity of all truth.We Provide Classical Education in the Catholic Tradition. We Provide Classical Education which: Exposes the students to Truth, Beauty and Goodness. Is structured and integrated, not only the transmission of knowledge but also the integration and synthesis of information. Focuses on the acquisition of knowledge through reading by focusing whenever possible on original texts and classics. Presents various academic disciplines in a sequence corresponding to a pupil's developing ability to think abstractly, and in an age and developmentally appropriate manner. Studies not simply individual academic disciplines, but also specifically essential truths that transcend the disciplines- especially those truths emphasizing human dignity and worth. Develops a sense of wonder and a love for learning Trains the mind in the tools of learning using the Trivium: 1. The Grammar Stage (Grades K-4) which focuses on presenting information, the broad acquisition of facts and laying the foundation of knowledge. 2. The Logic Stage (Grades 5-8) which focuses on organizing information gathered in the Grammar Stage, making connections and learning to evaluate evidence. 3. The Rhetoric Stage (Grades 9-12) which focuses on synthesizing and learning to express increasingly complex insights with eloquence and precision.We work in the context of the Catholic Educational Tradition which: Creates a Catholic Academic Community Where Students Encounter Christ In a personal relationship of authentic love with Jesus In the Sacraments- especially in daily Mass In the study of Scripture In our interactions, service and love for each other In our encounters with academic subjects and the truths they reveal

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (239) 280-2450
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 240
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 17
1 19
2 16
3 28
4 20
5 16
6 18
7 18
8 17
9 13
10 24
11 21
12 13

Rhodora J Donahue Academy's relatively variable 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 Rhodora J Donahue Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 14 : 1
Gender 54% Male / 46% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 63%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 4%
Multi-racial 10%
Hispanic/Latino 20%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 0%

Extracurriculars

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

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