Walsh Jesuit High School

4550 Wyoga Lake Road
Stow, OH 44224-0442
     Tel: (330)929-4205
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 1068 students
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Walsh Jesuit is a Catholic, college preparatory high school and one of nearly 50 Jesuit secondary schools in the United States.
Recognized twice as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by the U.S.
Department of Education (the only high school in Northeast Ohio to receive this prestigious award twice), Walsh Jesuit operates in the spirit of St. Ignatius Loyola, guiding its students to be intellectually competent, open to growth, loving, religious, and committed to doing justice.
Founded in 1964 and located in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, the school has a co-ed enrollment of more than 1050.

MISSION STATEMENT
Walsh Jesuit, a Catholic college preparatory high school in the spirit of St. Ignatius of Loyola, reaches beyond academic excellence to develop competence, conscience, and compassion within its graduates.
As a Christ-centered community, we strive to be men and women for others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 1068 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 6%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Walsh Jesuit High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 19 students
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
Average SAT score 1136
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $10,755
% on Financial Aid 30%
Admissions Director Rob Eubank

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 29 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic Challenge, Art Club, Astronomy Club, Brass Choir, Campus Ministry, CenterStage Theatre, Chamber Ensemble, Chess Club, Concert Band, Engineering Club, French Club, Harmony Gold Show Choir, Investment Club, Italian Club, Latin Club, Liturgical Choir, Math Club, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Pioneer (student newspaper), Radio Club, Recycling Club, SADD, Sketch (student literary magazine), Ski Club, Social Action, Stage Band, Student Government, Trek (yearbook) Art Club, Astronomy Club, Brass Choir, Chess Club, Concert Band, French Club, Italian Club, Latin Club, Math Club, Mock Trial, Radio Club, Recycling Club, SADD, Ski Club, Social Action, Stage Band, Academic Challenge,
Campus Ministry,
CenterStage Theatre,
Chamber Ensemble,
Engineering Club,
Harmony Gold Show Choir,
Investment Club,
Liturgical Choir,
National Honor Society,
Pioneer (student newspaper),
Sketch (student literary magazine),
Student Government,
Trek (yearbook),

School Notes:

  • Walsh Jesuit is the only co-educational Jesuit high school in Ohio
  • Located in Cuyahoga Falls, the school is situated on 110 acres
  • Students attend from an eight-county area and from more than 120 grade schools
  • Walsh Jesuit provided approximately $1.5 million in need-based financial aid this year
  • Three Jesuit priests are active in the life of the school
  • 17 AP and accelerated courses are offered, each weighted .25 in terms of G.P.A.
  • Nearly half of the student body is enrolled in AP and/or accelerated courses
  • Students are required to take four years of theology
  • Students must participate in the school's Christian service program and, in fact, collectively donate nearly 16,000 hours annually to worthwhile organizations in the United States and abroad each year
  • The average Walsh Jesuit instructor has more than 13 years' teaching experience
  • More than 99% of graduates attend four-year colleges and universities
  • 78% of the class of 2013 received $22 million in college scholarships
  • Male students may choose from 14 varsity sports
  • Female students may choose from 12 varsity sports
  • Walsh Jesuit's sports teams have won 47 state championships and 7 national championships
  • Numerous intramural athletics are offered
  • Approximately 7,500 "men and women for others" have graduated from Walsh Jesuit Accreditations for Walsh Jesuit High School include: –Ohio Department of Education –North Central Association Commission on Schools –Jesuit Secondary Education Association –Ohio Catholic School Accrediting Association

Profile last updated: 08/01/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Faith Islamic Academy (1 miles away)
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