Elisa Waugh

St. Elizabeth Academy Closes
6:29 am
Mon May 13, 2013

Teachers Heartbroken As Century-Old St. Elizabeth Academy Prepares To Close

The entrance to St. Elizabeth Academy on Arsenal St. The 130-year-old all-girl Catholic high school will close in May 2013 because of low enrollment.
St. Elizabeth Academy

After 130 years, St. Elizabeth Academy, a private Catholic all-girls high school in St. Louis City will close this month.

As St. Louis Public Radio’s Julie Bierach reports, dedicated long-time teachers are in tears, while some alumni are racing against the clock in their pursuit to continue the school’s legacy.

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