St. Raymond Academy For Girls

1725 Castle Hill Avenue,
Bronx, NY, 10462-0104
Tel: (718)824-4220
St. Raymond Academy, founded in 1960, is a small Catholic High School for young women.
It offers a strong college preparatory program along with business electives.
The Academy is committed to guiding students to an appreciation of learning that will enable them not only to realize their God-given potential, but also prepare them to make their unique contribution to society.
Accredited by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York, and also by Middle States.
We value an education that fosters the pursuit of truth and broadens our students' horizons.
We encourage them to accept and respect the diversities among peoples, to live in harmony with others, and to seek peaceful resolutions to conflicts.
We strive to foster in our students a pride in their womanhood, and seek to provide them with the tools necessary to develop into capable, self-confident adults.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Other school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 370 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade St. Raymond Academy For Girls Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 62%
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Advanced Courses AP ENGLISH LITERATURE & COMPOSITION, AP SPANISH LANGUAGE, AP SPANISH LITERATURE, AP US HISTORY, 
Average SAT score 428
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Students must adhere to dress code as per student handbook)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,900
% on Financial Aid 70%
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sister Mary Ann D\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\' Antonio
Admissions Associate Ms. Lisa Schaller

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Drill Team, Softball, VolleyballBasketballDrill Team,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. National Honor Society; Student Council; Sacrament Preparation; Prom Committee; Yearbook Committee; College Mentoring; College and Career Day; International Day; Girl Power; Leadership Team; Life Teen; Project Cicero Book Drive; Book Club; Liturgical Chor National Honor Society; Student Council; Sacrament Preparation; Prom Committee; Yearbook Committee; College Mentoring; College and Career Day; International Day; Girl Power; Leadership Team; Life Teen; Project Cicero Book Drive; Book Club; Liturgical Chor,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Raymond High School For Boys (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Raymond Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Maria School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Bronx St. Raymond Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2380 E Tremont Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10462
    (718)597-3232
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  652  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Bronx
    St. Raymond High School For Boys
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    2151 Saint Raymonds Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10462
    (718)824-5050
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  781  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Bronx
    Santa Maria School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1510 Zerega Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10462
    (718)823-3636
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  394  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Bronx
    Henfield Parkchester Children's Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    2119 Starling Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10462
    (718)824-7465
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    0.3  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Bronx
    St. Helena School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2050 Benedict Ave
    Bronx , NY , 10462
    (718)892-3234
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  480  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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