SJA is one of only nine schools in the country to attain Blue Ribbon status four times.
100 percent of SJA graduates attend a four-year college or university. Members of the class of 2017 were offered admission to 110 colleges and universities.
96.4 percent of the class of 2017 was offered scholarship money totaling $25.6 million ($17.6 million in private or institutional awards and $8 million in TOPS awards).
The average composite ACT score for 2017 was 25.8 compared to the national composite score of 21.0 and the state score of 19.4.
Sixty-one seniors participated in the 2017 LSU Spring Invitational, earning a total of 804 hours of college credit. Fifty-one percent of students taking tests earned 12 or more credit hours, with 12 of those earning more than 20 hours.
Academy students are recognized annually in the National Merit Scholarship program.
SJA has been accredited by the Louisiana State Department of Education and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools since 1932.