Be who you are and be that well.

~St. Francis de Sales

At Visitation Academy, our commitment to academic excellence and inclusive Catholic Salesian values creates an educational experience that inspires you to discover your unique gifts and empowers you to live your spirit.

Here you are part of a community that appreciates you for who you are, recognizes you for what you are capable of, and celebrates you as your potential becomes spirited purpose.

View the National Coalition of Girls’ Schools (NCGS) video about the benefits of an all-girls education.

As a Viz student, you will feel at home in our culture of acceptance, collaboration, and respect for others. You will learn to live life intentionally with gentle strength, humble confidence, joy, and freedom. You will come to value the lessons inherent in both life’s greatest joys and toughest challenges.

As a Viz graduate, you will positively impact the world with your bright mind, humble heart, strength of character, and Christlike compassion for others.

The spiritual, academic, and social foundations you establish at Viz will ensure you flourish here and throughout your life.

Discover your gifts. Live your spirit.

Montessori & Lower School

Fifth Grade French Class Project is Très Bien!

Mrs. Lovell’s fifth grade French class made quite an impression on journalist and National Geographic explorer Tara Roberts. Tara is in French speaking Africa diving with a group of scuba divers, historians and archaeologists as they search for sunken slave ships. After learning about Tara’s work, the girls decided to do their own research on the area, creating a video presentation to send to her.

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Middle School


Sejal Sekhar, a student at Visitation Academy was a part of a team building effort on Sunday, Feb 24, 2019 at the St. Louis Science Center. The team designed a mural with food cans based on the new gaming exhibit GAMEXploration. The impressive mural emerged after 8 hours of intense collaboration between many teens along with a few adults. Using about 2,000 food cans, they worked alongside one another to create an image depicting a spin of the board game LIFE.

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Upper School

Viz has earned the The College Board’s AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award

We are proud to announce that Viz has earned the The College Board’s AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award for attaining female student representation in AP Computer Science Principles for 2018! Viz is one of 685 schools, of the 18,000 secondary schools worldwide that offer AP courses, to achieve this result.

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Saint Louis High School Musical Theatre Awards

Viz was nominated in the 3rd annual St. Louis High School Musical Theatre Awards in the following categories for “Bullets over Broadway”: Abbie Szewczyk –…

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Viz #1 Best All-Girls High School in Missouri

We a proud to announce that Visitation Academy has ranked #1 Best All-Girls High School in Missouri by Niche!

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Visitation Academy Summer Hours

Summer office hours are 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

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