Saint Michael the Archangel High School Profile
Saint Michael the Archangel High School offers wide-range of science, mathematics, English, foreign language, and history courses, including several honors and Advanced Placement (AP) sections. Several courses prepare students to sit for AP exams at the conclusion of each academic year. Sacred studies courses, with an emphasis on moral theology and apologetics, deepen students’ understanding of their faith and prepare them to live and defend it when they go out into the world. In addition, St. Michael’s offers courses in art, drama and physical education.
The mission of Saint Michael the Archangel High School is to prepare each student to lead an exemplary Christian life through the development of his or her full academic, spiritual, moral, artistic, and athletic potential.
Our vision is to provide academic programs that are personally challenging, classically college preparatory and comprehensive. Our talented faculty is committed to preparing our students to succeed in college and in life. As such, St. Michael the Archangel High School is dedicated to the following:
- Fostering Christian values through example, course work, and attendance at Mass and the Holy Rosary.
- Nurturing intellect by providing a rigorous academic environment that cultivates critical thinking and communication skills.
- Shaping character through service projects, and a student-monitored honor code.
Saint Michael is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI), an accreditation division of AdvancED.
School Membership(s) Independent; National Catholic Educational Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:5 / * Ntl. Public School Avg. » 1:16
Programs for Learning Differences Yes
Learning Differences Supported Yes
Year Founded 2003
Year Opened 2006
County Spotsylvania County
Country United States of America
Total Students 98
Student Body Type Co-ed
Student Residences Fredericksburg City, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Culpeper, Orange, King George, Prince William, Louisa
Students by Grade Average per grade is 25
Grade 9 29 students (Male – 19/ Female - 10)
Grade 10 19 students (Male – 10 / Female - 9)
Grade 11 19 students (Male – 14/ Female - 5)
Grade 12 31 students (Male – 20 / Female - 11)
Total 98 students (Male – 63 / Female - 35)
AP Courses Offered AP Studio Art, AP Art History, AP Calculus, AP Language & Composition, AP Literature & Composition,
AP Government, AP U.S. History, AP Human Geography, AP Chemistry
Graduation Requirements 28 credits
School Days in Calendar Year 180 days
Hours in School Day for Students 6 hours 40 minutes
Finances and Admission Following Tuition + Books
Saint Michael the Archangel High School is a member of the Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) and the Delaney Athletic Conference (DAC). Total Sports Offered – 8 (11 teams/squads):
- Volleyball (girls)
- Cross Country (co-ed)
- Boys Soccer
- Swimming (co-ed)
- Boys Basketball
- Girls Basketball
- Cheerleading (girls)
- Golf (co-ed)
- Girls Soccer
- Boys Baseball
Total Extracurricular Organizations 6