Develop your foundation: We help develop your foundation by challenging you in the classroom, supporting your personal interests in extra-curricular or athletic activities, providing internship opportunities, instilling a life-long commitment to service, and teaching values. A Cathedral foundation will give you the intellectual and spiritual strength to not only achieve academically, but to also succeed in life.
Belong to Something Special: Cathedral students are young men and women of varied backgrounds, cultures, interests, and talents, who mutually accepteach other and embrace their diversity.
Prepared to Achieve in College: Cathedral has one of the best college acceptance rates in Boston.
Guidance from Caring Teachers: Parents and students acknowledge and appreciate that the most significant strength of Cathedral is our faculty.
Supporting Our Young Men and Women: Cathedral works with families to ensure the best educational experience for their children.
Learn Christian Values: We mentor, nurture, and unconditionally love each student.
Sustaining the Cathedral Community: Private philanthropy keeps tuition affordable through the support of our Board of Trustees, alumni, and our many corporate and foundation partners.
A Tradition of Providing Educational Opportunities: Cathedral was founded in 1926 to educate the children of immigrants and first generation Americans living in and around the South End.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other religious school association(s)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 7 - 12|
|Total Students||318 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||21 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1 (National school avg.: 13:1)|
|Number of AP Courses||4 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||AB Calculus, Additional AP Courses Offered through Virtual High School, English Composition, English Literature, United States History|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Dec. 14|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$4,500|
|Tuition Notes||Each year, we invest approximately $15,000 in every student. We do this because we are committed to providing an exceptional education to every student.|
|% on Financial Aid||90%|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$10,000|
|Admissions Director||LaToya McGlothin|
|Admissions Associate||Libby Merrill|
|Total Sports Offered||9 sports|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer,
Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseball, Basketball,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||14 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||54th Regiment, Book Club, CHS Voices (spoken word club), Campus Ministry, Chess Tournaments, History Club, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Prom Committee, Recruitment Committee, Social Media Club, Student Ambassador, Student Council, Yearbook Committee 54th Regiment, Book Club, History Club, Mock Trial, Prom Committee, CHS Voices (spoken word club),
National Honor Society,
Social Media Club,
- Cathedral High School is an urban, co-educational, multi-cultural, private Catholic, college-preparatory learning commuity committed to excellence.A rigorous academic program of studies, small class size, and a safe, nurturing setting provide students the opportunity to develop their full potential,CHS prepares students to think, read and write critically, formulate intelligent opinions, and express those thoughts in an articulate, credible, andconvincing manner.Cathedral High School is committed to the formation of a diverse learning environment. With financial assistance available to those in need, CHSadmits students regardless of economic status, faith, race, or educational background. Within the Cathedral family and in keeping with Gospelvalues, students learn to take personal responsibility for their actions, make morally and socially responsible decisions, and help the less fortunate.
Profile last updated: 09/25/2012
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