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

Girls Adventure in Math (GAIM) is a regional mathematics competition

Participating in GAIM didn’t just help the girls work on our skills in math, it also helped them work on communication, problem solving, and leadership skills.

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Middle School

Duke University Talent Identification Program

Twenty-six Visitation 7th grade students participated in the Duke University Talent Identification Program this year. Duke TIP is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving academically gifted and talented students. Duke TIP works with students, their families, and educators to identify, recognize, challenge, engage, and help students reach their highest potential.

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Upper School

Local Spanish Students Score Well

Congratulations to several Spanish students from Visitation Academy who attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2018 National Spanish Examinations.

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Visitation Academy is pleased to announce Nancy Hulslander, a current junior, scored a perfect score on the ACT. The ACT is broken into four parts: English, math, reading, and science reasoning. Each part is scored on its own scale of 1 to 36. A student’s overall test score is the average of those parts. The ACT is accepted by all major colleges and universities. According to the ACT’s national office, only one-tenth of 1% of all test takers earn the top score. In the class of 2017, just 2,760 out of more than 2 million students earned a composite score of 36.

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May 22

Last Day of School for Toddlers and Montessori

All Day

2018 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

Congratulations to senior student Mary Hilton for being named as one of the top runners-up in the 2018 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards in Missouri!

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Summer Sports Camps for Girls

Open to Viz Students and All Other Students!

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