Fast Facts

Fast Facts About Donahue Academy

  • 270 students preK-12 (of these 70 in high school)
  • 22 full time faculty and staff/10 part time holding or pursuing 5 doctorates and 14 Master’s degrees
  • Average class size 16
  • 90% of students are Catholic
    • parish attendance in order: Ave Maria Parish, Our Lady of Guadalupe, St. Agnes, others
  • Served by 3 priests
  • Daily Mass and confession available
  • Selective admission- serving students typically at or above grade level
  • Class of 2018 SAT average 1255
  • Juniors currently average in the 72nd percentile on the PSAT
  • 133 graduates- two in seminary for the priesthood, 3 National Merit Finalists, 4 National Merit Commended students
  • College attendance rate 98%
  • Founded 2007
  • Governed by the Parish of Ave Maria, with the support of the Diocese of Venice
  • Accredited by
    • Middle States Commission on Elementary and Secondary Schools
    • The Association of Independent Schools of Florida
    • The National Council for Private School Accreditation
    • The Florida Catholic Conference
    • The National Association of Private Catholic & Independent Schools

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