Gonzaga College High School

19 Eye Street NW
Washington, DC 20001-0200
Tel: (202)336-7100
Grades: 9-12 | 960 students
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Gonzaga College High School is a Catholic College Preparatory School for boys operated by the Society of Jesus and its colleagues under the governance of an independent Board of Trustees.
Drawing its inspiration from the spiritual vision of St. Ignatius Loyola and the apostolic and educational tradition of the Jesuits, Gonzaga offers a values-oriented and academically challenging curriculum to young men of diverse backgrounds from the all over the Washington metropolitan area.
Gonzaga views its urban setting in the heart of the nation's capital as a significant advantage in fulfilling its goals, allowing its students to interact with the larger Washington community and to learn leadership skills and civic responsibility as part of their overall development.
Moreover, Gonzaga strives to create a dynamic and caring learning environment which it unites with its academic, extra-curricular, and athletic programs, to help form Men with and for Others, that is, graduates who are open to growth, intellectually competent, religious, loving, and committed to doing justice.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1821

Student Body

Total Students 960 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade Gonzaga College High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 72 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
79%
Average Class Size 21 students
Number of AP Courses 21 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 9
Yearly Tuition Cost $21,475
% on Financial Aid
33%
Average Financial Aid Grant $7,600
Acceptance Rate
45%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mr. Andrew Battaile
Admissions Associate Mr. Mike Hanagan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 18 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Water Polo, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
DivingFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseRugby,
SoccerSquash,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldWater Polo,
Winter TrackWrestling,
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The average private school tuition in Washington, DC is $18,941 for elementary schools and $28,130 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Washington, DC is 59% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).