Catholic Memorial

Tel: (617)469-8000
Grades: 7 - 12 | 732 students
Catholic Memorial is an academic faith community for young men in grades 7-12.
We endeavor to instill in our students a mature commitment to the demands of Catholic Christian witness and a lifelong love of learning.
Catholic Memorial serves a range of socioeconomic backgrounds and academic abilities.
We embrace the diversity of the neighborhoods and surrounding towns of Boston by providing young men with a challenging college preparatory experience rooted in Gospel values.
We want our students to explore their academic, athletic, creative, and spiritual potential as educated gentlemen and citizens.
And we want their faith and ideals to find expression in service to God, neighbor, and the Church.
With a dedicated faculty, staff, and supportive parents we create within our program an ethic of caring for the needs of each student.
In keeping with the tradition of Blessed Edmund Ignatius Rice and the Congregation of Christian Brothers, we foster a passion for social justice and respect for the dignity of those treated least, lost, and last.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 732 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Catholic Memorial Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 88%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 22 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants and shirt-and-tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 19 / Feb. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,175
Tuition Notes Financial aid and scholarships are available
Acceptance Rate 70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director John Mazza
Admissions Associate Ann Muprhy

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseRugby,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Bookstore, Bowling, Chamber Ensemble, Chess Club, Choir, Drama Club, Forensics, French Honor Society, International Club, Jazz Club, Latin Club, Latin Honor Society, Math Club, National Honor Society, Newspaper Club, Recycling, Robotics Club, SADD Club, Ski/Snowboard Club, Spanish Honor Society, Student Government, TV Broadcasting, Weightlifting Art Club, Bookstore, Bowling, Chess Club, Choir, Drama Club, Forensics, Jazz Club, Latin Club, Math Club, Newspaper Club, Recycling, Robotics Club, SADD Club, Weightlifting, Chamber Ensemble,
French Honor Society,
International Club,
Latin Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Ski/Snowboard Club,
Spanish Honor Society,
Student Government,
TV Broadcasting,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Roxbury Latin School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Theresa School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Theresa School (0.5 miles away)
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  • West Roxbury St Theresa School
    (Roman Catholic)
    40 Saint Theresa Ave
    West Roxbury , MA , 02132
    (617)323-1050
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  263  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • West Roxbury
    The Roxbury Latin School
    All-boys 
    101 Saint Theresa Avenue
    West Roxbury , MA , 02132
    (617)325-4920
    All-boys 
    0.6  mi  |  301  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • West Roxbury
    Holy Name Parish School
    (Roman Catholic)
    535 W Roxbury Pkwy
    West Roxbury , MA , 02132
    (617)325-9338
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  395  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Dedham Noble & Greenough School
    10 Campus Drive
    Dedham , MA , 02026
    (781)326-3700
    1.4  mi  |  613  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Newton Center Solomon Schechter Day School
    (Jewish)
    60 Stein Cir
    Newton Center , MA , 02459
    (617)964-7765
    (Jewish)
    1.5  mi  |  517  students  |  Gr.  NS-8

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