The Catholic High School of Baltimore

2800 Edison Highway,
Baltimore, MD, 21213-0212
     Tel: (410)732-6200
Grades: 9 - 12 | 301 students
The Catholic High School of Baltimore is an independent college-preparatory school sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia, and has been working to empower women since 1939.
One of the most impressive facets of student life at Catholic High is the utilization of technology across the curriculum.
It works to both enhance the academic program and to prepare each young woman for life. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1939

Student Body

Total Students 301 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 29%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade The Catholic High School of Baltimore Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,125
Tuition Notes We offer a tuition guarantee- the promise that tuition will not raise over the course of your daughter\'s four years. Fees are subject to change.
Admissions Director Brooke Sterrett
Admissions Associate Michelle Illar

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassadors Club, Athletic Association, Canticles- Literary Magazine, Fellowship of Christians United in Service, Forensics Team, French Honor Society, Library Aides, Library Clubs, National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Student Council, TCHS-TV - School Television Station, The Highway-School Newspaper, The Troubadour - School Yearbook, Tri-M Music Honor Society Forensics Team, Library Aides, Library Clubs, Ambassadors Club,
Athletic Association,
Canticles- Literary Magazine,
Fellowship of Christians United in Service,
French Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Spanish Honor Society,
Student Council,
TCHS-TV - School Television Station,
The Highway-School Newspaper,
The Troubadour - School Yearbook,
Tri-M Music Honor Society,

School Notes:

Catholic High offers an illustrious four-year STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Program which inspires future generations of young women to pursue careers for the global good in areas not traditionally available to them. Knowledge learned in STEM disciplines, the acquisition of advanced skills through methods of inquiry will propel students to college and beyond.  In addition to courses during the school year, taught in the state-of-the-art Joanne Liberatore Kramer '59 Engineering Room and Engineering Labratory, STEM students are required to attend a Summer Enrichment Camp each year.

Profile last updated: 01/29/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Archbishop Curley High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hope Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Katharine School (0.8 miles away)
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