The Town & Country/Frontenac area offers residents some of the highest-rated schools in Missouri.
The Parkway School District encompasses approximately 68 square miles in western St. Louis County and serves the educational needs of students in Town & Country. Parkway has earned the highest possible rating from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Approximately 19,000 students attend the Parkway School District. Visit www.pkwy.k12.mo.us for more information.
The City of Frontenac lies principally in the Ladue School District, with the southern most portions being in Kirkwood R-7 School District. The district has been recognized by the State of Missouri for Distinction in Performance for several years in a row. There are about 3,500 students enrolled in the district. For more information on the Ladue School District, visit www.ladue.k12.mo.us.
Parochial grade schools in the area for boys and girls are:
Our Lady of the Pillar in Creve Coeur Oak Hill School (see www.vdoh.org)
Parochial schools in the area forboys are:
Christian Brothers College High School, www.cbchs.org
DeSmet Jesuit High School, www.desmet.org
Chaminade College Preparatory, (grades 6-12) www.chaminade-stl.com
Private school for Christian Scientists:
The Principia, www.prin.edu
Maryville University, founded in 1872, is a private, coeducational liberal arts university. About 3,200 students attend the 130-acre campus. Visit www.maryville.edu for more information.
Missouri Baptist University, a private, Christian, liberal arts college is located off of Highway 40. Visit mobap.edu for more information.
Logan University, a leader in the field of chiropratic education, is located in nearby Chesterfield. Visit www.logan.edu.