Metro Catholic School

Tel: (216)281-4044
Grades: PK-8 | 555 students
National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, Metro Catholic Parish School serves families of Cleveland's near West Side.
In a safe, caring environment, our diverse student population learns not only the academic subject matter, but also the attitudes and behaviors of non-violence, respect, and caring for others in our world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Programs Supported Cognitive and Learning Disabilities
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 555 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
77%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Metro Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
8%
Average Class Size 26 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,400
Tuition Notes Residents of the city of Cleveland may qualify for tuition assistance through the state voucher program.
% on Financial Aid
95%
Admissions Director Sister Anne Maline

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ballroom Dancing, Band, Choir, Classroom of Champions, Garden Club, Handbells, PACE, Power of the Pen, Robotics Club, Science Club, Student Council, Yearbook, Yoga Band, Choir, Garden Club, Handbells, PACE, Robotics Club, Science Club, Yearbook, Yoga, Ballroom Dancing,
Classroom of Champions,
Power of the Pen,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • Comprehensive curriculum Resource rooms and Special Education teachers for those with special cognitive learning needs All students have opportunities for art, music, computer literacy Art therapist, psychologist, speech therapist on staff

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Saint Ignatius High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Urban Community School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Urban Community School (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cleveland
     Urban Community School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 511 students
    0.2 miles
    4909 Lorain Ave
    Cleveland, OH 44102
    (216)939-8330
    0.2PK-8
    511
  • Cleveland
    Grades: PK-8 | 264 students
    0.6 miles
    1355 W. 70th Street
    Cleveland, OH 44102
    (216)281-7146
    0.6PK-8
    264
  • Cleveland
     Saint Ignatius High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1500 students
    0.9 miles
    1911 W 30th St
    Cleveland, OH 44113
    (216)651-0222
    0.99-12
    1500
  • Cleveland
    St Rocco School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 174 students
    1.2 miles
    3205 Fulton Rd
    Cleveland, OH 44109
    (216)961-8557
    1.2PK-8
    174
  • Cleveland
    The Bridge Ave School
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: 5-8 | 13 students
    1.4 miles
    3389 Fulton Rd
    Cleveland, OH 44109
    (216)965-8426
    1.45-8
    13

School Reviews

Dear Facultyof Metro Catholic, I want to thank all of the teachers, staff, and especially Sister Anne for making these last 8 years TRUELLY memorable.I recommend this school highly. As my children venture on to new paths I know that with your help and nurturing they leave with values and self-confidence that will carry them through adulthood. Metro Catholic really does connect with respect. Sincerely, Teresa Spooner
- Posted by Parent, 06/20/12

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