Villa Duchesne and Oak Hill
Founded in 1929, the Sisters of the Sacred Heart have been educating young women on this 60-acre campus in Frontenac. Villa Duchesne and Oak Hill strive to educate the heart and mind of young women in a nurturing environment.
Situated in Frontenac, the school prepares young women for lives of faith in God, integrity, leadership and service to others.
- Fax: 314-432-0199
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Founding Date: 1929
- Number of students: 333
- Public/Private: Private
- Financial aid: Yes
- Religious affiliation: Catholic
- Graduation rate (%): 100
- Accreditation/licenses: Independent Schools of St. Louis, National Association of Independent Schools, North Central Association, National Catholic Educators Association
- Student-to-teacher ratio: 9-1
- Parking: Free lot
- Number of faculty: 57
- How engaged is the school with the community?: Villa students do countless hours of volunteer work in the community.
- What makes this community special?: Graduates have gone on to a wide variety of careers in the St. Louis community, around the U.S. and around the world.
- Montessori: Yes
- Grade levels: Pre-K - 12
- Special education: No
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Computer lab, Language lab, Library, Science lab, Sports facilities
- Extracurricular activities available: Theater, sports, student council, newspaper and other varied clubs and activities
- Sports teams: Soccer, basketball, golf, swimming, field hockey, cross country, track and field, tennis, volleyball
- Uniforms: Yes
- Boarding: No
- Advanced placement courses: Yes
- Age range: 3 - 18