Grades: 9 - 12 | 668 students
Bishop McDevitt High School, as a member institution of the Philadelphia Archdiocesan Secondary School System, strives to provide a virtue-centered Catholic education.
The excellence it promotes, the traditions it cherishes, and the diversity it encourages combine to create an environment for spiritual, intellectual, and social growth.
This effort validates pride in our past, commitment to our present and confidence in our future.
The school's educational community aspires to cultivate and nurture the mission of the living Gospel in all students.
Programs noted for academic excellence, with an emphasis on critical thinking and lifelong learning, are enhanced through extensive co-curricular and extra-curricular offerings.
Individual opportunities for leadership and service prepare students to assume their roles in society as involved Christians and responsible citizens.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9 - 12|
|Total Students||668 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||46%
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||36 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1
National avg.: 13:1
- School Location Miles Grades Students
WyncoteGrades: PK-8 | 578 students
2025 Church Road
Wyncote, PA 19095
GlensideGrades: KG-8 | 341 students
2336 Fairhill Ave
Glenside, PA 19038
WyncoteGrades: KG-1 | 11 students
2901 W Cheltenham Ave
Wyncote, PA 19095
JenkintownGrades: KG-8 | 191 students
606 West Ave
Jenkintown, PA 19046
WyndmoorGrades: PK-KG | 84 students
1400 E Willow Grove Ave
Wyndmoor, PA 19038
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