304 S. Beach Blvd.
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
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Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #1 - Mr. Anderson's chemistry class gets to perform cool experiments!
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #2 - Afternoon fishing is one of our students' favorite activities. Our 1,000 foot pier connects our front yard to the Gulf of Mexico.
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #3 - The Remote Control club practices with RC cars and planes after school. There are many other clubs such as Robotics, Drama, Debate, SCUBA, Outdoors, Youth Legislature, Quiz Bowl, Band and more!
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #4 - The College Cafe' is a favorite hangout spot for students at all times of the day and night.
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #5 - Cruising around town is a blast in Bay St. Louis (voted one of the Coolest Small Towns in America by Budget Travel 2013). Plus, we're located just one hour from the cultural offerings of New Orleans where weekend field trips often take place.
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #6 - The St. Stanislaus beachfront campus is an unrivaled outdoor lab for our marine science program, which takes advantage of our proximity to world-class research institutions and universities to engage students in hands-on learning opportunities.
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #7 - Evening study halls keep students on track with homework and studying. On a daily basis, our dorm staff makes sure that students are putting forth an honest effort in their school work.
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #8
Saint Stanislaus High School Photo #9 - School-wide liturgies in neighboring Our Lady of the Gulf parish help students to become "formed" in and "informed" about the Catholic faith. In an effort to help students put their faith into action, the school maintains a service program, which requires each student to join in service activities.
Saint Stanislaus is a Catholic day and boarding school for boys in grades 7-12.
Since 1854, our students have thrived academically and spiritually in a college-preparatory atmosphere that fosters structure and accountability.
The beachfront campus (just an hour from New Orleans) is an unrivaled outdoor lab for our marine science program, which takes advantage of our proximity to world-class research institutions and universities to engage students in hands-on learning opportunities.
Our college-preparatory program integrates our ESL Program, Advanced Placement, and honors curriculum with a commitment to faith and community service to help young boys become men of character.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 7-12
  • Enrollment: 386 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $31,250
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $8,650
  • Acceptance rate: 82%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Saint Stanislaus High School ranks among the top 10 schools with 200-400 students (out of 110 schools) for:

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School Overview

Definition of Terms | 2022 School Data
Saint Stanislaus High School
Boarding School Avg.
School Focus
College Preparatory
College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding)
7-12
9-12
School Type
Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)
Yes
Religious Affiliation
Non-denominational
Year Founded
1854
1907
Campus Size
42 acres
126 acres

Student Body

Enrollment
386 students
300 students
% Students of Color
15%
26%
% International Students
5%
20%
% Students Boarding
18%
70%
Average ACT score
25
*National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year
No
No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes
No
No
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniform khaki pants and uniform collared shirt
Casual
Average Class Size
20 students
12
* National Avg. »18
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
7:1
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered
10
17
ESL Courses Offered
Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
75%
70%
Summer Program Offered
No
Yes

Tuition Cost

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$31,250
(All-inclusive)
$61,200
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$8,650
$34,900
Tuition international students
$49,150
$54,500
% Students on Financial Aid
50%
40%
Merit Scholarships Offered
No
No

Acceptance Rate

Application Deadline
None / Rolling
Jan. 15
Acceptance Rate
82%
58%
Director of Admissions
Mr. Jeremy Clark

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations
24
23
Extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Board Games Club, Cheerleaders, Drama Club, Environmental Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Fitness Swimming, Ham Radio Club, Hand Radio Club, International Club, Junior National Honor Society, Key Club, Magic Club, Math Club/Math Counts, National Honor Society, RC Club, Robotics, SCUBA, Student Council, Student Ministry, Varsity Quiz Bowl, Weights and Conditioning Training, Yearbook Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band

Recreational Athletic Programs:
eSports

College Matriculation

Year:
10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)

School Notes

  • Over just the last two years, approximately 87% of Saint Stanislaus seniors have earned $17M in college scholarships for just 115 seniors. This past year, our seniors (Class of 2016) were accepted into 77 colleges and universities. The ACT composite for the Class of 2016 was 24.3; the top 10% of the class scored 32.5, the top 25% scored 30.5, and the top 50% scored 27.6. Ten seniors of the class of 2016 scored a 30 or higher on the ACT, including a perfect score of 36, by a student who was also a National Merit Finalist.
  • Since 2009, St. Stanislaus has had 10 students recognized as national merit finalists.
  • Students from 52 countries have attended St. Stanislaus since 1854.
  • LD types supported: Dyslexia/Dysgraphia/Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
  • Saint Stanislaus High School accreditations: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), National Catholic Education Association,Mississippi Department of Education
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Felix Blanchard '42 - 1945 Heisman Trophy Recipient
Source: Verified school update
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 7-12
  • Enrollment: 386 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $31,250
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $8,650
  • Acceptance rate: 82%
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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