A Catholic Girls School in the Benedictine Tradition
The academic program at St. Scholastica Academy is designed to prepare our students to matriculate to their chosen college and to succeed in that college environment. As such our core curriculum is strongly college prep with a variety of electives to support and enhance that curriculum experience. Our graduation requirements exceed those mandated by the State of Louisiana. Our rigorous standards-based curriculum affords our students the knowledge, skills and dispositions that readies them for their chosen path in life after high school. 
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.