Mt Alvernia High School

790 Centre St,
Newton, MA, 02458-0215
     Tel: (617)969-2260
Grades: 7 - 12 | 219 students
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 219 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Mt Alvernia High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
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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  • NewtonNewton Country Day School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    785 Centre St
    NewtonMA02458
    (617)244-4246
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0 mi | 392 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • Chestnut HillMount Alvernia Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    20 Manet Road
    Chestnut HillMA02467
    (617)527-7540
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 267 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • NewtonCATS Academy Boston
      (Roman Catholic)
    575 Washington St
    NewtonMA02458
    (857)400-9700
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 260 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NewtonWalnut Park Montessori
    Montessori School  (Roman Catholic)
    47 Walnut Park
    NewtonMA02458
    (617)202-9772
    Montessori School  (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 35 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • NewtonJackson School
      (Roman Catholic)
    200 Jackson Road
    NewtonMA02458
    (617)969-1537
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 259 students | Gr. K-6                      

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