Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School

2400 Pleasant Valley Boulevard
Altoona, PA 16602-0166
Tel: (814)944-3636
Grades: 7 - 12 | 320 students
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DESCRIPTION OF THE SCHOOL: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School is a college preparatory school serving students in grades 7-12.  The school is governed by an independent Board of Trustees.
Guided by the founding values of GOODNESS, DISCIPLINE, and KNOWLEDGE, the school provides a value-based, academically challenging, and progressive educational program on a contemporary and disciplined campus.  The school welcomes students of all faiths who desire these educational values.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12
Year Founded 1922

Student Body

Total Students 320 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,865
Tuition Notes Domestic Catholic student tuition: $5865; Domestic non Catholic student tuition: $7220
% on Financial Aid 40%
Admissions Director Yang Liu

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Fencing, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FencingFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chorus Club, Class Officer Advisory Team, Drama, Driver's Ed, Eco Club, FBLA, Fencing, Fencing, Ice hockey, Mission Club, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Peer Ministry, Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Sceince, Photography Club, Prom Planning Committee, SADD, Scholastic Quiz Team, Ski, Spanish Club, Strategy Club, Student Council, Tolkien Soceity, Yearbook, Youth Leadership Chorus Club, Drama, Driver's Ed, Eco Club, FBLA, Fencing, Fencing, Ice hockey, Mission Club, Mock Trial, Peer Ministry, SADD, Ski, Spanish Club, Strategy Club, Yearbook, Class Officer Advisory Team,
National Honor Society,
National Junior Honor Society,
Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Sceince,
Photography Club,
Prom Planning Committee,
Scholastic Quiz Team,
Student Council,
Tolkien Soceity,
Youth Leadership,

School Notes:

Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School is a college preparatory school serving students in grades 7-12.  The school is governed by an independent Board of Trustees. Guided by the founding values of GOODNESS, DISCIPLINE, and KNOWLEDGE, the school provides a value-based, academically challenging, and progressive educational program on a contemporary and disciplined campus.  The school welcomes students of all faiths who desire these educational values.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Great Commission Schools (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Altoona Ceantral Catholic School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Altoona Central Catholic School (0.9 miles away)
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