Oakland Catholic High School

144 North Craig Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-0152
Tel: (412)682-6633
Grades: 9-12 | 579 students
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Oakland Catholic High School is a Christ-centered, college preparatory school for young women of diverse backgrounds.
The Oakland Catholic community is committed to an environment that promotes spiritual formation, excellence in education, a wide range of activities and athletics, and service to others.
Formed under the patronage of St. Joan of Arc, Oakland Catholic is dedicated to teaching young women to lead lives of faith, courage and commitment as they lay the foundation for their future as responsible and respected global leaders.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 579 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Oakland Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Literature, French, Governent and Politics: United States, spanish, United States History, World History
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,500
Tuition Notes $10,500 is the tuition for Catholic students. Non-Catholic tuition is $11,550.
% on Financial Aid
18%
Admissions Director Mrs. Colleen Donahue Gornick

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Fencing, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
CrewCross Country,
DivingFencing,
Field HockeyGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 23 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Book Store Club, Campus Ministry, Chess Team, Color Guard, Extraordinary Ministers, Film Club, Forensics, Forte, French Club, Italian Club, Joan of Arc Society Scholars, Latin Club, M.A.P.S., Masque, National Honor Society, Newspaper, PA Junior Academy of Science, Prom Committee, Spanish Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Yearbook Band, Chess Team, Color Guard, Film Club, Forensics, Forte, French Club, Italian Club, Latin Club, M.A.P.S., Masque, Newspaper, Prom Committee, Spanish Club, Yearbook, Book Store Club,
Campus Ministry,
Extraordinary Ministers,
Joan of Arc Society Scholars,
National Honor Society,
PA Junior Academy of Science,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • Oakland Catholic High School is a Christ-centered, college preparatory school for young women of diverse backgrounds. The Oakland Catholic community is committed to an environment that promotes spiritual formation, excellence in education, a wide range of activities and athletics, and service to others. Formed under the patronage of St. Joan of Arc, Oakland Catholic is dedicated to teaching young women to lead lives of faith, courage and commitment as they lay the foundation for their future as responsible and respected global leaders.

Profile last updated: 11/25/2015

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