John W Hallahan Catholic Girls' High School

311 N 19th Street,
Philadelphia, PA, 19103-0191
Tel: (215)563-8930
Inspired by a rich diversity and ideal Center City location, John W.
Hallahan Catholic Girls' High School, through a Catholic values centered curriculum, educates women with faith, purpose and vision.
John W.
Hallahan Catholic Girls High School develops the intellectual, spiritual, and emotional potential of each student within a diverse Catholic academic community.
The Hallahan community works closely with its members to cultivate the leadership potential of each student.
Through participation in Hallahan's inspiring traditions, rigorous academics, and engaging activities, every young woman is encouraged to develop a vision for her future and is empowered with the faith and skills necessary to achieve her goals.
John W.
Hallahan Catholic Girls High School is an urban secondary school in the system of schools of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
As we meet the academic needs of the students, we look to the holistic development of the young women entrusted to us.

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 629 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 48%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Friends Select School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is CC of Philadelphia CDC (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Friends Select School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Philadelphia CC of Philadelphia CDC
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    440 N 16th Street
    Philadelphia , PA , 19130
    (215)751-8765
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.3  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Philadelphia
    Friends Select School
    (Friends)
    17th St & Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
    Philadelphia , PA , 19103
    (215)561-5900
    (Friends)
    0.3  mi  |  574  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Philadelphia
    Greene Towne School
    Montessori School
    2121 Arch Street
    Philadelphia , PA , 19103
    (215)563-6368
    Montessori School
    0.4  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Philadelphia
    Roman Catholic High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    301 N Broad St
    Philadelphia , PA , 19107
    (215)627-1270
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  966  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Philadelphia
    Center City KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1700 Market Street
    Philadelphia , PA , 19103
    (215)563-9499
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.5  mi  |  48  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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