About La Salle

La Salle Middle School, formerly De La Salle Middle School, is a public charter school located in North St. Louis. La Salle is committed to transforming children and our community through innovative education. We work hard to educate the whole child. Students at La Salle are pushed to achieve excellence academically, nurture caring relationships, understand the need for service in the community and are shown the importance of respect for all.
La Salle offers many benefits–extended school day and school year, small class sizes with a student to teacher ratio of 13:1—to help students succeed. La Salle also features an active Parent Teacher Association. Outside the classroom, students may choose to participate in the EnCompass program—an optional enrichment program that includes classes such as dance, speech and swimming. Students who participate in the EnCompass program are offered many college preparatory opprtunities including financial aid, tutoring and counseling. EnCompass students participates in college visits starting in fifth grade, visiting schools in Tennessee, Chicago and the St. Louis area.

“All of these opportunities combine to create a community where 98% of our alumni have successfully graduated high school.”

100
of students are eligible for financial aid
98
of students graduate high school
81
of graduates are accepted to college
84
of the high school class of 2010 are enrolled in college