Visitation Catholic STEM Academy provides exceptional, individualized education from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. Featuring small class sizes, computers in every classroom, and before and after-school care, Visitation maintains high academic and moral standards in a caring environment. Rich in diversity — ethnic, racial and socioeconomic — our students model compassion and service to the community. We are committed to making tuition affordable for all families.
Our school was established in 1925, and has served the educational and spiritual needs of the children from Tacoma and surrounding communities for more than 90 years.
Strong Faith, Values and Character: Catholic school provides an academic environment immersed in faith, where religious instruction takes place throughout the curriculum. Students develop a well-formed moral compass, strong sense of character, confidence, and self-worth.
Leadership and Cultural Competency: Catholic school provides a safe environment that welcomes and celebrates diversity, embracing ethnic, cultural, religious and economic differences, and in the process produces the future leaders of our Church and the community at large.
High Academic Achievement: Catholic schools are renowned for academic excellence, with students consistently scoring in the top third on nationally standardized tests. Ninety-nine percent of Catholic school students finish high school and continue their education.