Delone Catholic High School

140 South Oxford Avenue
Mc Sherrystown, PA 17344-0173
     Tel: (717)637-5969
Grades: 9 - 12 | 458 students
Delone Catholic High School has served students in Hanover/Adams and Northern Maryland for over 70 years.
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Delone Catholic High School has served students in Hanover/Adams and Northern Maryland for over 70 years.
Delone Catholic High School exists to educate and challenge students spiritually, academically, physically, socially, and aesthetically within the traditions and teachings of the Roman Catholic Church.
This challenge will inspire students to experience Jesus Christ personally and to "Be Doers of the Word."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1940

Student Body

Total Students 458 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 41%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses Calculus A/B, English Literature and Composition, Microeconomics, Statistics, United States Government and Politics, United States History, 
Average SAT score 1583
Average ACT score 23
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniform/summer or winter)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes $5250 for supporting parish families. Non-supporting rate is $6880
% on Financial Aid 17%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,200
Admissions Director Katie Mahoney


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Field HockeyFootball,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art and Photography Club, Color Guard, Concert Band, Cooperative Games, Drama, Flute Choir, Forensics (Speech and Debate), Indoor Color Guard, Jazz Band, Literary Magazine - Insquire, Marching Band, National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society, Newspaper - Delonews, Peer Ministry, Prom Committee, Quiz Bowl Club, Respect Life Club, Rotary Interact Club, Squire Legacy Club/School Archives, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Students Using Ethics Club, Weightlifting Club, Yearbook - Delonian Color Guard, Concert Band, Drama, Flute Choir, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Peer Ministry, Prom Committee, Quiz Bowl Club, Art and Photography Club,
Cooperative Games,
Forensics (Speech and Debate),
Indoor Color Guard,
Literary Magazine - Insquire,
National Art Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Newspaper - Delonews,
Respect Life Club,
Rotary Interact Club,
Squire Legacy Club/School Archives,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Council,
Students Using Ethics Club,
Weightlifting Club,
Yearbook - Delonian,

School Notes:

Established in 1940, Delone Catholic High School is located in South Central Pennsylvania, 13 miles east of Gettysburg, in Adams County, in the Diocese of Harrisburg. It enrolls students from both Pennsylvania and Maryland. As a Catholic, diocesan secondary school, Delone Catholic serves students of all faiths in Grades 9 through 12. Delone Catholic offers its students a program of studies and activities designed to provide them with diverse experiences which will equip them to recognize and respond to the Truth. In an atmosphere conducive to the growth of the whole person, the faculty and staff encourage its students to integrate the spiritual, intellectual, aesthetic, personal, social and physical aspects of life. They also challenge them to strive for excellence and to assume their roles as responsible citizens of the modern world.

Delone Catholic High School is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and the Pennsylvania State Department of Education.

Profile last updated: 09/15/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Missionary Bible Baptist Academy (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Annunciation Bvm School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Joseph School (1.9 miles away)
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