Founded in 1956 by the Dominican Sisters of Houston, St. Pius X is Houston's premier co-ed Catholic high school. St. Pius X High School is recognized for its strong academic programs, its tradition of champions in athletics and fine arts, and its wide range of extracurricular activities. Education at SPX is rooted in the Four Pillars of the Dominican charism - Prayer, Study, Community and Preachin...g. Young men and women grow into articulate, life-long learners with a passion for social justice and a commitment to Veritas. St. Pius X is a welcoming community that embraces diversity. It develops the individual person -- spiritual, intellectual, physical, emotional and social -- in a nurturing atmosphere. Each year, 100% of our graduating seniors are accepted by leading colleges and universities around the globe.