High School Academics
St. John Villa Academy is a Middle States AssocIation and NY Board of Regents accredited Catholic High School for young women in grades 9-12. Current enrollment is approximately 520 girls. The student-teacher ratio is 15:1 with an average class size of about 35.
St. John Villa Academy emphasizes the students relationship with God, vibrant faith community, the unique giftedness of each student, individual potential, values, respect, close family-like environment and responsibility to self and others.
Villa's commitment to educating students for the future is evident in available state-of-the-art computer and smart board technology in its library, media center and computer lab. Wireless capability is available throughout the High School building. Advanced Placement courses, Scholar's Program, and Major Course of Study Program offer Villa students the opportunity to go beyond our basic college preparatory program. 100% of our graduating seniors have taken at least one college level class.
In addition to the above, Villa's facilities include: a full-size chapel, library with 11,000 volumes and computer stations and ipads with Internet access for research, a fully-equipped gym/auditorium, two biology and chemistry labs, weather station, Channel 1 Learning Link, a laptop program for teachers, 23 TV/VCR classroom stations with link hookupsfor general broadcasting capabilities by studens, an art studio and two cafeterias.