Bishop Ward High School

708 N 18th St,
Kansas City, KS, 66102-0661
     Tel: (913)371-1201
Grades: 9 - 12 | 330 students
The mission of Bishop Ward High School is to provide a quality Catholic education that nurtures the body, mind, and soul of each student.
Ward is the first high school in Kansas and the first Catholic school nationwide to be selected as an AOF school by the prestigious National Academy Foundation.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1908

Student Body

Total Students 330 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 56%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Bishop Ward High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(khaki pants and uniform shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 20
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,300

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Drill TeamFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cristo Rey Kansas City (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Resurrection Catholic School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pleasant Green Community School (1.8 miles away)
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  • Kansas CityResurrection Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    425 N 15th St
    Kansas CityKS66102
    (913)371-8101
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 230 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Kansas CityV Lindsay Sda School
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    3310 Garfield Ave
    Kansas CityKS66104
    (913)342-4435
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    1.3 mi | 45 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Kansas CityKiddie Kollege Primary
      (African Methodist Episcopal)
    2400 Maxine Williams Dr
    Kansas CityKS66101
    (913)371-1739
      (African Methodist Episcopal)
    1.7 mi | 17 students | Gr. KG-1                      
  • Kansas CityPleasant Green Community School
      (Baptist)
    340 David L Gray Drive
    Kansas CityKS66101
    (913)371-5393
      (Baptist)
    1.8 mi | 17 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • Kansas CityOur Lady Of Guadalupe School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2310 Madison Ave
    Kansas CityMO64108
    (816)221-2539
      (Roman Catholic)
    3.5 mi | 102 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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