We learn like girls…try to keep up! Our Lady of the Elms is ranked 12th in the State, 1st in Summit County and 1st in the Cleveland Diocese per 2010 OGT results. Also a top performer in Writing and Mathematics!

Mission Statement:
Our Lady of the Elms, an independent, Catholic school rooted in the Dominican tradition, educates girls and young women to listen openly, evaluate wisely, speak bravely, lead justly, and serve compassionately.

High School (gr 9-12)
-All Girls
-100% College Acceptance for over 20 years
-Class of 2011 earned over $6.7 million in scholarships for college ($181,000 avg per student.)
-Average class size: 12
-Leadership Development Curriculum
-Foreign Language: French, Spanish, Latin, German
– 33% of Elms graduates choose Science & Math careers vs 2% national average of female graduates who choose Science & Math majors.
-Athletics: Soccer, Golf, Tennis, Volleyball, Basketball, Softball, Track & Field, Bowling
-Newly Renovated Theater
-New Performing Arts Center, Fitness Center, Gymnasium & Walking Track
-Sports Complex for Soccer, Track and Field, Softball
-Smart Boards, Two computer labs, Three Sympodiums

Middle School (gr 7-8)
-All Girls
-Small class sizes
-Earn High School Credits
-Interdisciplinary Education Experience
-Personal Leadership Development Program
-Foreign Language: French, Spanish
-Orchestra, Choir, Art, Physical Education
-Newly Renovated Theater
-New Performing Arts & Fitness Center
-New Gymnasium & Walking Track
-Smart Boards, Two computer labs, Three Sympodiums

1375 West Exchange St
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 867-0880

Principal: Cynthia Wilhite