Saint Gertrude High School


At Saint Gertrude, we combine the best of academic tradition, educational innovation, spiritual formation, and commitment to the service of others to create a high school experience unlike any other in the greater Richmond area. We are different and it’s our difference that makes us special. All that’s unique about us – our values, our traditions, our diversity, our unity of sisterhood, and so much more – form a powerful combination of advantages that help our students grow, thrive, and lead. Research continues to validate and quantify the advantages of single-sex education for girls over traditional co-educational settings. In spaces created specifically for them, girls can explore, nurture, and showcase their emerging talents and intellect, as well as their individuality. Our graduates leave with the tools and confidence they need to be successful in college and beyond…no matter where life takes them.
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We Are Saint Gertrude

Saint Gertrude High School is an independent Catholic, college-preparatory, day school for young women grades 9-12. Founded in 1922 by the Benedictine Sisters of Virginia, Saint Gertrude is defined by an innovative and rigorous liberal arts curriculum and a commitment to the Benedictine values of hospitality, stewardship, and community service. We encourage you to visit Saint Gertrude, not only to tour the campus and state-of-the-art facilities, but also to meet our beloved faculty and talented students. We want you to get to know us, and we can’t wait to meet you.
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List of 11 items.

  • 50

    Acre Campus
  • 935

    Thousand
    in financial aid and scholarships awarded in the 21-22 school year
  • 12

    Sports
  • 18

    Teams
  • 20%

    Ethnic Diversity
  • 15

    Average Class Size
  • 60

    Total Faculty
  • 33

    AP & Honors Courses
  • 18

    Clubs
  • SGHS

  • 190

    Total Enrollment

Upcoming Events

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  • Sep
    26
  • Sep
    26

    SGHS Senior Parent Meeting

    Senior Gator Parents, 
    The senior class advisors will host a quick meeting in order to update you on the status of the senior class trip and answer questions about the exam exemption policy.  Please mark your calendars to come to the library prior to heading down to the auditorium for the senior college counseling parent meeting.
  • Sep
    26

    BSoR Senior Parent Meeting

    All BCP and SGHS parents invited to attend a college application information session, presented by the BSoR school counseling department.