Student Information

Chaminade Preparatory School educates young men, grades 6-12, in the Catholic Marianist tradition.

Chaminade's intention is to ensure that every young man that passes through our doors is able to achieve the balance between school life and play. Our school motto is ESTO VIR, "Be a Man" and it is a true journey from boyhood to manhood that includes spiritual, educational and social development.

Academic Excellence

  • 26 AP Classes- the most of any Catholic School in St. Louis
  • 70 ACC Courses- offered through SLU and UMSL
  • 27 Average ACT
  • 75% of seniors leave with 40 or more hours of college credit

Athletics & Activities

  • 80% of students participate in at least one sport
  • Over 40 clubs & activities offered

Character Formation

  • Our students contribute over 25,000 hours of community during the school year
  • The House System enhances school spirit and unity and helps to establish bonds among students of all ages