St. Louis City Schools

Our Lady of Sorrows School

PRIVATE Catholic

  • Grades Served: PK2 – 8
  • 182 Students (Coed)
  • Average Class Size: 19
  • School Day: 7:50am – 3pm
  • Extended Care: 6:45am – 6pm
  • Opened in 1908
  • To enroll for Kindergarten, your child must be 5 years old by July 31
  • 75% of students receive Financial Aid
  • Uniform Required
  • Divergent learning in Reading, Math, Honors Math and English in upper grades
  • School Blog:
  • Extracurriculars: Homework Helper, Chess Club, Mission, Ambassadors, Speech, Yearbook, Drama Club, Math Club, Book Club, Latchkey, Scouts, Pro Life Club
  • Special Education: Support from a part-time learning consulatant
  • Parent Involvement: "Library, cafeteria, playground, run dittos, read to students, work with students in small groups"


Reviews (5)

  • Good all aroundParent 02/11/2015
    I have three children at OLS. The oldest is in 5th grade. I have encountered enthusiastic and dedicated teachers and principal. The principal has been quite helpful in meeting extra educational needs for my daughter. The band and music program are excellent. My children participate in before and after... More
  • A true communityParent 01/29/2015
    OLS is a wonderful school with enthusiastic teachers, a strong curriculum, and plenty of extra opportunities in sports, band, drama, speech, and so much more! In addition to this, our families become a community and support each other in so many ways!
  • Couldn't be HappierParent 12/30/2014
    My children came from a dismal public school environment. Our experience with OLS has been light years better than I ever thought education could be. The staff and teachers are productive and resourceful. The principal is very hands on with every student. I am so thrilled to have my kindergartener and... More
  • Outstanding EducationParent 12/08/2014
    My son has gone to preschool and is now in Kindergarten at OLS, and we truly believe the education is outstanding. I feel assured that my son is learning in a warm and nurturing atmosphere. The learning environment provides room for creativity, academic readiness, exploration, all while keeping the Catholic... More
  • Quality education with all the extrasParent 11/24/2014
    Our Lady of Sorrows provides excellent education for students from pre-K through 8th grade. In addition to quality classroom instruction, students benefit from a variety of extracurricular activities, such as band, speech team, chess club, athletics, pro-life club, and more. The school community is welcoming... More
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  • Somewhat Diverse Economically15% of students qualify for Free or Reduced Lunch
  • Lacks Racial Diversity

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