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Our Lady of Lourdes School

Our Lady of Lourdes School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

Overview

Our Lady of Lourdes School says

Our Lady of Lourdes School is located in Porcupine, South Dakota, on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. We are a Kindergarten through Eighth Grade school with about 150 students. We are a part of the Red Cloud Indian School System, and have served the Lakota people in Porcupine since 1931. Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School provides a comprehensive, challenging, and relevant curriculum for each student that fulfills our mission and philosophy. Our curriculum enables students to effectively progress in their academic potential, to achieve Red Cloud's curriculum standards, and to be prepared for success at the high school level. The mission of our Lady of Lourdes School is to provide an excellent holistic education in partnership with the parents and community according to Christian and Lakota values. Our Lady of Lourdes School is located in Porcupine, South Dakota, on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. We are a Kindergarten through Eighth Grade school with about 150 students. We are a part of the Red Cloud Indian School System, and have served the Lakota people in Porcupine since 1931. Our Lady of Lourdes Elementary School provides a comprehensive, challenging, and relevant curriculum for each student that fulfills our mission and philosophy. Our curriculum enables students to effectively progress in their academic potential, to achieve Red Cloud's curriculum standards, and to be prepared for success at the high school level. The mission of our Lady of Lourdes School is to provide an excellent holistic education in partnership with the parents and community according to Christian and Lakota values.

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
  (605) 867-2801
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 136
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 14
1 15
2 14
3 13
4 15
5 17
6 19
7 17
8 12

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Student Teacher Ratio 11 : 1
Gender 43% Male / 57% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 99%

Associations & Memberships

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Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)

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