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St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School
  • Private, Catholic
  • AUSTIN, TX

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School is fully prepared to offer quality instruction during times of emergency, such as COVID-19. The school has a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) requirement for all students, providing guidelines for families about appropriate devices and the need for internet access in their homes.

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B minus
  6. Sports
    grade C+

About

9300 NEENAH AVENUE
AUSTIN, TX 78717
About St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School...

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$125
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
HSPT, ISEE, TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$12,584
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
29%
Average Financial Aid
$6,080
From St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School

St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School is a co-educational, college preparatory school, founded by the Diocese of Austin, to prepare young men and women to become faith filled, visionary and inspirational leaders in service to the Church and the world. Located in northwest Austin, Savio provides instructional methods with a 21st century classroom experience that incorporates cooperative learning and problem-solving approaches, along with innovative technology integrations to enhance learning.

St. Dominic Savio offers a variety of extensive academic courses that meet diverse student interests. Accelerated students may qualify for Pre-AP and AP courses in the subject areas of art, computer science, English, foreign languages, mathematics, natural science, and social science. The school offers four years of engineering through Engineer Your World, sponsored by the University of Texas. These experiences provide a foundation for college preparation and career readiness.

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St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1260
117 responses
Average ACT
29
80 responses

Engineer Your World

St. Dominic Savio has adopted the Engineer Your World STEM Curriculum which offers students the opportunity to earn a college Engineering credit from the University of Texas at Austin. Students who enroll in Engineer Your World courses develop engineering design skills, internalize engineering habits of mind, and explore the breadth of engineering professions.

Culture & Safety

Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 14 responses
Poll
64%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 40 responses
  • The Senior Breakfast
    25%
  • Imago Christi Day
    18%
  • Cuts for Cancer
    13%
  • Homecoming
    13%
  • International Week
    8%
  • Pep rallies
    8%
  • Spirit Week
    8%

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Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
405
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 15 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 15 responses
53%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 15 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Poll
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 16 responses
Poll
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 16 responses
Poll
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 16 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
50%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 8 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 8 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 8 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$71,576
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,280
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$337,400
National
$217,500

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