Frequently Asked Questions

What type of student would be most successful at Visitation Academy?

The student who is interested in academic excellence, leadership, community service, faith, extracurricular activities, teamwork, and respect for others will thrive at Visitation.

What are the benefits of an all-girls environment?

Students at Visitation receive more individualized attention, are comfortable asking questions, are willing to take risks and make mistakes, are at ease exploring and discussing sensitive gender issues, build life-long friendships, and grow in confidence and self-esteem. Read more about our all-girls education.

Are there openings at each grade level?

Yes, we welcome and accept applications for each grade!

Tuition Assistance is available to students enrolled in our program full-time, based on demonstrated financial need.

Read more about our ADMISSION PROCESS

What is the average class size?

12 students with 2 teachers
18 students with 2 teachers
Kindergarten Full Day
10 students with 1 teacher
Grades 1 – 5
10 students per class
Grades 6 – 12
14 students per class

Do you have an After-Care Program?

The Lower School has an excellent After-Care Program for Toddlers through Grade 5. The hours of the program are from 3:15 to 6:30 p.m. daily. Half-Day Toddler and Pre-K students are able to participate in the daily Lunch Bunch Program from 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. More information is provided prior to the first day of school.

The Middle School provides a structured After-School Program for students of working parents and those students who participate in athletics.

Do you have to be Catholic to attend Visitation Academy?

We welcome families of all faiths, which contributes to the richness and diversity of the Visitation Academy community.