Archbishop John Carroll High School

211 Matsonford Road
Wayne, PA 19087-0190
     Tel: (610)688-7610
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 888 students
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Archbishop John Carroll High School, a co-educational secondary school within the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, is committed to excellence in the areas of spiritual, academic, and social development.
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By guiding our students in the development of their goals within the context of a meaningful relationship with God, others, and self, we challenge them to responsible stewardship in the world.
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With Christ as our model, the school accomplishes this challenge through the dedication of a professional staff who educate the students by implementing innovative and competitive methodologies.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 888 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Archbishop John Carroll High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Human Geography, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP United States History, AP Unites States Government and Politics  
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 18 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCrew,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWrestling,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Agnes Irwin School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Villanova Academy For Honor Studies (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Villanova Academy For Honor Studies (0.8 miles away)
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  • VillanovaVillanova Academy For Honor Studies
      (Islamic)
    1860 Montgomery Ave
    VillanovaPA 19085
    (610)520-9624
      (Islamic)
    0.8 mi | 122 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Bryn MawrAgnes Irwin School
    All-girls
    275 S Ithan Ave
    Bryn MawrPA 19010
    (610)525-8400
    All-girls
    1.5 mi | 693 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • King Of PrussiaTrinity Nursery & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool
    966 Trinity Lane
    King Of PrussiaPA 19406
    (610)825-2707
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.6 mi | 126 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Rosemont Rosemont School of the Holy Child
      (Roman Catholic)
    1344 Montgomery Avenue
    RosemontPA 19010
    (610)922-1010
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • WayneSt. Katharine Of Siena School
      (Roman Catholic)
    229 Windermere Ave
    WaynePA 19087
    (610)688-5451
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.8 mi | 398 students | Gr. K-9                      

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