John Carroll Catholic High School

300 Lakeshore Parkway,
Birmingham, AL, 35209-0352
Tel: (205)940-2400
Grades: 9 - 12 | 626 students
John Carroll Catholic is an extraordinary high school featuring: a beautiful campus high on a hill in southwest Birmingham, Alabama; a well-educated and devoted faculty and staff of about 70, a diverse student body of about 620; and outstanding academic, spiritual, fine arts, library, guidance, sports, and extracurricular programs that offer students a complete high school experience and opportunities to develop into well-rounded young people who are ready to take the next steps into adulthood.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1947

Student Body

Total Students 626 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 27%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade John Carroll Catholic High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Average ACT score 23

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director John DeRulle

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Shades Mountain Christian School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shades Mountain Christian School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Shades Mountain Christian School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Birmingham Shades Mountain Christian School
    (Christian)
    2290 Old Tyler Rd
    Birmingham , AL , 35226
    (205)978-6001
    (Christian)
    1.9  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Vestavia Ascension Episcopal Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    1912 Canyon Rd
    Vestavia , AL , 35216
    (205)979-8711
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Episcopal)
    2.1  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Birmingham St. Mark United Methodist Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    2901 Columbiana Rd
    Birmingham , AL , 35216
    (205)822-1312
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    2.2  mi  |  157  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Vestavia Southminster Day School
    (Presbyterian)
    1124 Montgomery Hwy
    Vestavia , AL , 35216
    (205)822-9531
    (Presbyterian)
    2.5  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Birmingham Vestavia Day School
    (Methodist)
    2061 Kentucky Ave
    Birmingham , AL , 35216
    (205)979-2415
    (Methodist)
    2.5  mi  |  225  students  |  Gr.  K-4

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