Grades: 7-12 | 278 students
Cathedral 7-12 High School's South End campus in Boston includes this newly constructed gymnasium and athletic facilities.
Scholars have access to newly renovated science laboratories and nearly all Cathedral classrooms include interactive SmartBoards.
During the summer, Cathedral juniors and seniors may participate in paid summer internships in prestigious Boston firms and businesses such as Fidelity Investments and WilmerHale law firm. Meanwhile students entering grades 7 through 9 participate in the August Institute for Learning over each summer.
Cathedral 7-12 High School in Boston instills values as well as teaching academics as part of its whole student approach to college preparatory education. Students are also required to complete annual community service requirements.
Cathedral High School is an urban, multicultural, independent, Catholic, college preparatory school in Boston’s historic South End serving boys and girls of all faiths from grades 7 through 12.
Rooted in gospel values, we prepare students for college and leadership for life.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 7-12|
|Total Students||278 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 24%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||23 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Number of AP Courses||4 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||Calculus, English Composition, Government, United States History,|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
(Polos and sweaters with school logo and khaki pants or skirts)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Dec. 31 / Jan. 1 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$5,000|
|Tuition Notes||Each year, we invest approximately $15,000 in every student. We do this because we are committed to providing an exceptional education to every student.|
|Admissions Director||Mary Esposito|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseball, Basketball,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||9 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Art Club, CHS Voices (spoken word club), Homework Club, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Prom Committee, Social Media Club, Student Council, Yearbook Committee Art Club, Homework Club, Mock Trial, Prom Committee, CHS Voices (spoken word club),
National Honor Society,
Social Media Club,
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