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,

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)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Madison Heights Japhet School    
    31201 Dorchester Ave
    Madison Heights , MI , 48071
    (248)585-9150
    0.4  mi  |  74  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Clawson Gateway Country Day
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    456 E Fourteen Mile
    Clawson , MI , 48017
    (248)389-0682
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.8  mi  |  60  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Clawson
    Guardian Angels School
    (Roman Catholic)
    521 E 14 Mile Rd
    Clawson , MI , 48017
    (248)588-5545
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Royal Oak Jack And Jill Nsy/kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1918 N Main St
    Royal Oak , MI , 48073
    (248)542-2480
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.7  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Royal Oak
    St. Dennis School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1415 N Stephenson Hwy
    Royal Oak , MI , 48067
    (248)398-6555
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.9  mi  |  160  students  |  Gr.  K-9

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 09, 2013 - 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. - Posted by Parent

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Country of citizenship:
Student is:
Male   Female  
In grade:           For entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Oakland County, MI is $9,175 for elementary schools and $11,270 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Oakland County, MI is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).