Bishop Foley Catholic High School

32000 Campbell Road,
Madison Heights, MI, 48071-0480
     Tel: (248)585-1210
Grades: 9 - 12 | 343 students
Bishop Foley High School is a Catholic Archdiocesan college preparatory school serving the young men and women of the Detroit Metropolitan area since l965.
BFC was co-founded by the parishes of Guardian Angels in Clawson, and St. Dennis in Royal Oak.
BFC is big enough to offer a wide range of opportunities in academics and athletics, yet small enough for individual attention.
Your destination to BFC will lead you to a future of personal growth and success.To quote a student, "BFC is a perfect place to grow in faith with God, while learning with friends."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Programs Supported Learning Spectrum Specialist
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 343 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Bishop Foley Catholic High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 100%
Average Class Size 22 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
Average ACT score 24

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,600
% on Financial Aid 57%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Pam Holtz
Admissions Associate Amy Uebbing

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassador Club, Campus Ministry Team, Choir, Culinary Arts Club, Dance Club, Drama Club, Dynamic Design, Financial Professionals Club, Key Club, Medical Science Club, NHS, Right to Life, Robotics, SADD, Science Olympiad, Student Council Choir, Dance Club, Drama Club, Dynamic Design, Key Club, NHS, Right to Life, Robotics, SADD, Ambassador Club,
Campus Ministry Team,
Culinary Arts Club,
Financial Professionals Club,
Medical Science Club,
Science Olympiad,
Student Council,

School Notes:

Bishop Foley Catholic is a co-ed college preparatory high school that offers something for everyone! Our smaller size of approximately 400 students coupled with over 130 programs and activities means there is a special place just for you in our "Foley Family." Over 90% of our students particpate in at least one extracurricular activity, ranging from our unique clubs, outstanding drama and music ensembles, championship winning sport teams, or award winning robotics team.  You'll form lasting friendships, receive personal attention, and find that you can be so much more than you were in the past... you can be the person you've always wanted to be. Your destination lies at Foley, where you can truly feel at home!

Profile last updated: 12/05/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christian Leadership Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Japhet School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Japhet School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Madison HeightsJaphet School
    31201 Dorchester Ave
    Madison HeightsMI48071
    (248)585-9150
    0.4 mi | 59 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ClawsonGateway Country Day
    Daycare / Preschool
    456 E Fourteen Mile
    ClawsonMI48017
    (248)389-0682
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.8 mi | 8 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • ClawsonGuardian Angels School
      (Roman Catholic)
    521 E 14 Mile Rd
    ClawsonMI48017
    (248)588-5545
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 295 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Royal OakJack And Jill Nsy/kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool
    1918 N Main St
    Royal OakMI48073
    (248)542-2480
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.7 mi | 10 students | Gr. K                      
  • Royal OakSt. Dennis School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1415 N Stephenson Hwy
    Royal OakMI48067
    (248)398-6555
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.9 mi | 160 students | Gr. K-9                      

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Bishop Foley provides an opportunity for ALL students to excel academically, with AP and Honors classes, spiritually, and athletically. Opportunities for band, vocal music and outstanding art courses allow students to demonstrate their God given talents.
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