Bishop Ohara High School

501 E Drinker Street
Scranton, PA 18512-0185
     Tel: (570)346-7541
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 311 students
We are committed to the development of the whole person, offering comprehensive academic, social and athletic programs which are rooted in the Gospel and teaching of the Catholic Church.
A Roman Catholic High School, in the Diocese of Scranton, challenges its students to appreciate life-long learning and to develop character, leadership and integrity in a caring environment in order to promote a culture of peace, justice and service.

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 311 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Bishop Ohara High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holy Cross High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Mary Of Mt. Carmel School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Clare School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scranton
    Holy Cross High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    501 E Drinker St
    ScrantonPA 18512
    (571)346-7541
    (Roman Catholic)
    0 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 468 students                      
  • Scranton
    325 Chestnut St
    ScrantonPA 18512
    (570)346-4429
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | Gr. K-9 | 219 students                      
  • Scranton
    St. Clare School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2215 N Washington Ave
    ScrantonPA 18509
    (570)343-2790
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 270 students                      
  • Scranton
    Tony Domiano Early Childhood Ctr At Marywood Univ
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    2300 Adams Ave Marywood University
    ScrantonPA 18509
    (570)340-6085
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 54 students                      
  • Scranton
    St Clare/st Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1527 Penn Ave
    ScrantonPA 18509
    (570)343-7880
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 381 students                      

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