Mt. Alvernia High School

790 Centre St,
Newton, MA, 02458-0215
Tel: (617)969-2260
Our Mission is to provide for the spiritual, intellectual, and technological needs of the students, instill in the students an awareness of their relationship with the Creator, the world, and its inhabitants, offer a strong core curriculum based on traditional disciplines which fosters an interdisciplinary approach to learning, encourage courageous, compassionate, articulate women who believe that life has a purpose, who are able to discern the "good," and who will be an effective force for it in the world.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 232 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Mt. Alvernia High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Newton Country Day School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newton Country Day School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mount Alvernia Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Newton Newton Country Day School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    785 Centre St
    Newton , MA , 02458
    (617)244-4246
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0  mi  |  392  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Chestnut Hill Mount Alvernia Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    20 Manet Road
    Chestnut Hill , MA , 02467
    (617)527-7540
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  327  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Newton CATS Academy Boston
    575 Washington St
    Newton , MA , 02458
    (857)400-9700
    0.9  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Newton
    Walnut Park Montessori
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    47 Walnut Park
    Newton , MA , 02458
    (617)202-9772
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Newton
    Jackson School    
    (Roman Catholic)
    200 Jackson Road
    Newton , MA , 02458
    (617)969-1537
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  259  students  |  Gr.  K-6

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