The Visitation School motto is "Not for School, but for Life". The aim of the Visitation education is to prepare students for life. To ensure that this preparation meets the demands of the 21st century, Visitation works with care to identify a balance of strengths that will define the Visitation learner- from faith and values to leadership, from digital literacy to global citizenship. Our Visitation students are supported to be who they are and to be that well.
Visitation provides a rigorous, well-rounded and college preparatory curriculum. Students are able to take French, Spanish, and Chinese starting in pre-school. Students are able to use our extensive STEM offerings.
School Address: 2455 Visitation Drive, Mendota Heights, MN, 55120
Administrator Name: Beth Cutter-Wilson
Administrator Role: Director of Enrollment
Administrator Phone: 651-683-1706
Administrator Fax: 651-454-7144
Administrator Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Grades Served: Infant through 12th grade
Single Sex or Co-ed: Co-ed through 6th grade; All girls 7-12 grade
Day Enrollment: 600 students
Religious Affiliation: Independent Catholic School, welcoming students of all backgrounds and faiths.
Student/Faculty Ratio: 10:1
Average Class Size: 17
Accrediting Body: ISACS, NAIS, NCGS, CSEE, MAIS, NAEYC, NCEA
Special Programs/Features: Study Abroad Program, Specialized facilities
Summer Programs: Yes! Please visit: https://www.visitation.net/campus-life/summer
Application Deadline: Upper School: January 21, 2017, Middle and Lower School: February 24, 2017
Required Testing: Developmental observation required for PreK and Kindergarten. Entrance evaluation required for first grade through ninth.
Tuition: Montessori: $7,211, Grades K-5: $15,755, Grades 6-8: $18,216, Grades 9-12: $21,675 includes fees.
Financial Aid Program: $1.5 million awarded for the 2016-17 school year, Financial grant applications are due by February 15, 2017.
Student Body on Financial Aid: Over 30% of our families receive financial grants.
Calendar of Admissions Events
- Montessori PreK and Kindergarten Open House // Wednesdays October 5 and November 2 at 9:30AM
- Lower School (PreK-5th Grade) Admissions Mornings // Tuesdays November 1 and December 6 at 9:30AM
- Middle School (6-8th grade) Admissions Mornings // Thursdays November 3 and December 8 at 9:30AM
- Upper School (9-12th grade) Open House // Tuesday October 25 at 7PM
- Upper School Admissions Morning // Fridays November 4 and December 9 at 9:30AM