Bishop Mcdevitt High School

Tel: (215)887-5575
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 Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 668 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Bishop Mcdevitt High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Abington Friends School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ancillae-Assumpta Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ancillae-Assumpta Academy (0.3 miles away)
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    Grades: KG-8 | 341 students
    0.7 miles
    2336 Fairhill Ave
    Glenside, PA 19038
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    Grades: KG-1 | 11 students
    1.3 miles
    2901 W Cheltenham Ave
    Wyncote, PA 19095
  • Jenkintown
    Grades: KG-8 | 191 students
    1.4 miles
    606 West Ave
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: K-8 | 293 students
    1.6 miles
    7940 Williams Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19150

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