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    Saint Stanislaus College ::: Bay St. Louis, Mississippi ::: Southeast U.S.

    St. Stanislaus College

    • Beachfront campus on the picturesque Gulf of Mexico, 1 hour from New Orleans offering an outdoor lab for the Marine Science Program
    • All Boys, boarding school with religious affiliation - Catholic
    • 300 students; average class size 18 students; student/faculty ratio 12:1
    • The college preparatory program integrates Advanced Placement, Honors curriculum and Academic Assistance Program
    • University placements include Brown University, Cornell University among others
    • ESL program

    Founded

    1854

    Climate

    Humid, subtropical

    Student Body

    All boys; 380 students (grades 7-12); 300 students (grades 9-12); 5% international

    Average Class Size

    18 students

    Faculty

    30 faculty; 75% with advanced degrees

    Student/Faculty Ratio

    12:1

    College Placement

    99% university placement including Boston College, Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, New York University, Purdue University, Tulane University, US Military Academy at West Point, US Air Force Academy, Vanderbilt University among others

    Honors & AP

    Advanced Placement: Biology, Calculus AB, Computer Science A, Computer Science Principles, English Language & Composition,  English Literature & Composition, European History, Psychology, US History

    Honors: Algebra I, II, III, Biology, Chemistry I, II, English I, II, III, IV, Geometry, Physics

    Special Programs

    Marine Biology Department and Lab

    Marking System

    St. Stanislaus utilizes the following grading system: A=92-100; B=84-91; C=76-83; D=68-75; F=0-67.  Each division of the school year is referred to as a quarter.  The first two quarters make up the first semester.  The third and fourth quarters make up the second semester.  Report cards are issued after each of the four quarters.

    Programs of Study

    The minimum graduation requirements for grades 9 through 12 are as follows:

    English - 4 credits
    Religion-  4 credits
    Social Studies/History - 4 credits
    Science - 4 credits
    Mathematics - 4 credits
    Foreign Language - 2 credits
    Art - 1 credit
    Computer Appl./Keyboarding - 1 credit
    Health - 0.5 credits
    Physical Education (or Band) - 0.5 credit

    All students are required to complete a service program each year of their SSC high school career in order to be promoted to the next grade level and to receive an SSC diploma.  A student must take and pass Religion each year that he is enrolled at SCC 

    Foreign Languages offered: French, Spanish

    ACT Score: Average ACT score = 25

    Accreditation

    St. Stanislaus College is accredited by AdvancED

    Athletics

    Sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross-country, Football, Golf, Powerlifting, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field

    Arts

    Studio Art, Band, Ceramics, Photography, Web Design

    Extracurricular Activities

    Clubs and Activities: Band, Cheerleading, Drama Club, International Club, Key Club, Magic Club, Math & Science Team, National Honor Society, Quiz Bowl, Radio Club, Robotics Club, SCUBA, Student Council, Yearbook

    Facilities 

    Academic Building, Athletic Fields, Beach, Chapel, Cafe, Dock/pier, Dormitory, Fitness Center, Gymnasium, Library, Music Building, Swimming Pool, Tennis Courts

    ESL

    Every first year international student attends an ESL class once a day from Monday through Friday