Bishop Blanchet High School

8200 Wallingford Ave N
Seattle, WA 98103-0981
Tel: (206)527-7711
Grades: 9-12 | 990 students
Blanchet High School was established by the Archdiocese of Seattle to provide Catholic education for high school students; thus, we share in the commitment of the Archdiocese in all aspects of its educational mission, Blanchet has as its goal to provide an excellent academic education with attention to the development of the whole person, to develop Christian leadership for the Church and for society, Uphold the dignity and freedoms of all peoples, Promote personal responsibilities and active service to the wider community, and to Support the family, church and society in the education of youth.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1954

Student Body

Total Students 990 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
77%
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Calculus, Chemistry, Computer Science, Eng. Language and Composition, Eng. Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, French, German, Government and Politics, Physics, Spanish, Studio Art, U.S. History
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 12 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,184
Tuition Notes Bishop Blanchet is committed to supporting families in need of tuition assistance. BBHS offers tuition assistance based on demonstrated financial need. For the fiscal year 2014-2015, Bishop Blanchet awarded $2.4 million in tuition assistance and schol
% on Financial Aid
41%
Admissions Director Michael Pierce
Admissions Associate Mary K. Ryan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ASB, Art Club, Bowling Team, Brave Connection, Brave Hearts, Cheer Squad, Chess Club, Close Up, Culinary Club, Dance Team, Debate and Speech, Diversity Club, FBLA, French Club ASB, Art Club, Bowling Team, Brave Hearts, Cheer Squad, Chess Club, Close Up, Culinary Club, Dance Team, Diversity Club, FBLA, French Club, Brave Connection,
Debate and Speech,
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