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
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Mt Alvernia High School Student 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newton
    Newton Country Day School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 5-12 | 392 students
    0 miles
    785 Centre St
    Newton, MA 02458
  • Chestnut Hill
    Mount Alvernia Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 297 students
    0.9 miles
    20 Manet Road
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
  • Newton
    CATS Academy Boston
    Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 260 students
    0.9 miles
    575 Washington St
    Newton, MA 02458
  • Newton
    Walnut Park Montessori
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-K | 148 students
    1 miles
    47 Walnut Park
    Newton, MA 02458
  • Newton
    Jackson School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-6 | 259 students
    1 miles
    200 Jackson Road
    Newton, MA 02458

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