Aquinas High School

1920 Highland Ave
Augusta, GA 30904-0309
Tel: (706)736-5516
Grades: 9-12 | 216 students
Aquinas High School, a Diocesan Catholic Secondary School, opened in 1957 following the merger of Boy's Catholic High School, operated by the Marist Brothers under the Diocese of Savannah, and Mt. St. Joseph's Academy, owned and operated by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.
The mission of Aquinas High School is to provide an excellent Catholic secondary education.
The school emphasizes moral and ethical standards, skills for living and self esteem, and strives for a Christian integration of spirit, mind, and body in each student.
Aquinas seeks to foster respect for all persons, to encourage responsibility in each individual and to promote participation and leadership among its students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 216 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Aquinas High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science Principals, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Sciences, AP Human Geography, AP Macroeconomics, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Statistics, AP United States Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,670
Tuition Notes Catholic Rate: 9,465
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
RiflerySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Choir Club, Drama Club, Drum Corps, French Club, Key Club, Literary Competition Club, Math Competition Club, Model United Nations, National Honor Society, Robotics, SADD, Science Competition Club, Shooting, Student Ambassadors, Student Council Choir Club, Drama Club, Drum Corps, French Club, Key Club, Robotics, SADD, Shooting, Literary Competition Club,
Math Competition Club,
Model United Nations,
National Honor Society,
Science Competition Club,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Aquinas High School, a Diocesan Catholic Secondary School, opened in 1957 following the merger of Boy's Catholic High School, operated by the Marist Brothers under the Diocese of Savannah, and Mt. St. Joseph's Academy, owned and operated by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. The mission of Aquinas High School is to provide an excellent Catholic secondary education. The school emphasizes moral and ethical standards, skills for living and self esteem, and strives for a Christian integration of spirit, mind, and body in each student. Aquinas seeks to foster respect for all persons, to encourage responsibility in each individual and to promote participation and leadership among its students.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Augusta Christian Schools (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Mary On The Hill Catholic School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Episcopal Day School (1.7 miles away)
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  • Augusta
    Grades: K-8 | 432 students
    1.1 miles
    1220 Monte Sano Avenue
    Augusta, GA 30904
    (706)733-6193
    1.1K-8
    432
  • Augusta
    Grades: PK-8 | 343 students
    1.7 miles
    2248 Walton Way
    Augusta, GA 30904
    (706)733-1192
    1.7PK-8
    343
  • Augusta
    Abc Daycare & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 25 students
    1.8 miles
    3305 Pecan St
    Augusta, GA 30906
    (706)796-6455
    1.8K
    25
  • Augusta
    Grades: 2-8 | 12 students
    1.9 miles
    1699 Olive Rd
    Augusta, GA 30904
    (706)796-8772
    1.92-8
    12
  • Augusta
    Grades: NS-12 | 605 students
    1.9 miles
    3067 Wheeler Road
    Augusta, GA 30909
    (706)731-5260
    1.9NS-12
    605

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