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Our People

Our most valuable resource at St. Catherine's is our people. We think about what's best for girls every day. We are not just a school; we are a family.

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A leader in girls' education since 1890, St. Catherine's provides an exceptional education for girls age 3 through grade 12. Our legacy of academic excellence endures today. 

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"At once classical and revolutionary” describes the educational program that Virginia Randolph Ellett founded in 1890. Today we continue this legacy of academic excellence where tradition meets innovation. 

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Fast Facts

  • Founded in 1890
  • All-girls day school
  • Age 3-grade 12
  • 977 girls, 60 zip codes
  • Episcopal Identity - open to all faith traditions
  • Rigorous college preparatory education
  • K-12 Leadership Curriculum
  • K-12 STEM
  • Mandarin and Spanish starting in JK
  • 1:1 laptop program in grades 7-12
  • 23 AP and 33 Honors classes
  • Coordinate Program with St. Christopher's School 
  • Vibrant arts program
  • Competitive athletics
  • Brilliant Summer program open to girls and boys ages 3 and up
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6001 Grove Avenue | Richmond, Virginia 23226 | (p) 804.288.2804 |  (f) 804.285.8169
Experts in the way girls learn best, St. Catherine’s offers a rigorous liberal arts education, Mandarin Chinese and Spanish (JK- grade 12), JK- grade 12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) and 23 AP classes and 33 honors classes. Call us today for a tour 804-288-2804.