A college-preparatory curriculum is required of all students with an accelerated program offered to students meeting the necessary criteria. Honors level courses are offered in English, Math, Science, Social Studies and Foreign Language, as well as Advanced Placement courses in English, Math, Science, Social Studies and Fine Arts. Dual enrollment courses are offered to both college-prep and honors students in College Algebra, College Trigonometry, Business Calculus, Calculus I, English Composition 1001 and 2000, Psychology, Sociology, TV Production, Music Appreciation and Engineering through Louisiana State University, Southeastern Louisiana University, and University of Texas at Austin.
St. Scholastica Academy is a Catholic, all-girls, college-preparatory high school located in Covington, Louisiana. Founded in 1903, SSA perpetuates the Benedictine tradition of balancing prayer, work, study, and community in developing adolescent girls into Christian women grounded in the Gospel values of the Catholic faith. St. Scholastica Academy is a Catholic girls high school of the Archdiocese of New Orleans. As such it admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities available to students at its schools. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.