Students at Antonian enjoy a rigorous curriculum that assists in their intellectual development. The curriculum itself teaches a very basic discipline of mental habits as well as a meticulous examination of subject matter.
Seven hundred sixty (760) students are are enrolled at Antonian College Preparatory High School. Each year Antonian admits two hundred fifteen (215) ninth grade students.
The ethnic breakdown of the student body is as follows: 63 % Hispanic, 33% White and 03% declaring other cultural backgrounds.
Approximately 20% of the students receive financial assistance from the school. 92% of the student body is Catholic and 8% come from other faith traditions. 51% of the student body is female and 49% is male.
Our Faculty brings a combination of professional experience and creativity to a strong academic program, while modeling Christian values and a sense of community to the student body. There are forty-three (43) faculty members and all hold the necessary and appropriate credentials as prescribed by the Texas Catholic Conference Education Department and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
All Antonian students must adhere to a specific uniform that can be purchased at Parker Uniform. There is a variety of dress styles and type. Students must wear the prescribed dress uniform on Mass days and other special occasions.
Antonian has a traditional program with a regular schedule. The format of the schedule is: seven (7) classes a day, five (5) times a week. The school follows a semester system and the program of study prepares the student for success in college. Programs are designed to meet the high standards of major universities in the United States.
The targeted class size school-wide is 25 students per class, with a student to teacher ratio of 17:1.
As a general rule, students scoring above the 90th percentile are encouraged to take honors level classes which better challenge their intellectual abilities.
The advanced placement (AP) program at Antonian offers a college/university level curriculum for high school students. AP courses assess students by college/university level standards. It is expected that students who sign up for AP courses will be highly motivated and will make the AP course and exam a priority. Advanced placement is offered in:
Success in advanced placement courses allows students to earn college credits while attending Antonian College Preparatory High School. Students are also enrolled in Dual Credit Courses with Palo Alto College. Students have the opportunity to receive dual credit if they qualify for Honors Pre Calculus, AP Calculus, and Latin III.