La Salle College High School

8605 Cheltenham Avenue,
Glenside, PA, 19038-0191
     Tel: (215)233-2911
Grades: 9 - 12 | 1068 students
La Salle is a private independent Catholic college preparatory school for young men of varied backgrounds and abilities.
It is dedicated to providing a challenging and nurturing environment for learning in an atmosphere that incorporates Gospel values.
La Salle empowers each individual student to accept responsibility to achieve his fullest potential.
Committed to Christian values, academic excellence, spiritual fulfillment, cultural enrichment and physical development, La Salle prepares young men who are dedicated to leadership, achievement and service in building a society that is more human, more Christ-like and more just.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 1068 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade La Salle College High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 109 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 99%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1809
Average ACT score 26
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 3 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,700
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,500
Admissions Director Kevin Dougherty
Admissions Associate Walter Muehlbronner

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Beth Tikvah Bnai Jeshurun (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wyndmoor Montessori School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Wyndmoor Montessori School (0.6 miles away)
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  • WyndmoorWyndmoor Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1400 E Willow Grove Ave
    WyndmoorPA19038
    (215)233-0141
    Montessori School
    0.6 mi | 124 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • GlensideRegina Coeli Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    1108 E Willow Grove Ave
    GlensidePA19038
    (215)836-2208
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 62 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • GlensideBeth Tikvah Bnai Jeshurun
      (Jewish)
    1001 Paper Mill Road
    GlensidePA19038
    (215)836-5677
      (Jewish)
    0.8 mi | 188 students | Gr. K-10                      
  • OrelandOreland Evangelical Presbyterian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    1119 Church Road
    OrelandPA19075
    (215)572-8045
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    0.9 mi | 74 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • GlensidePhiladelphia Montgomery Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    35 Hillcrest Avenue
    GlensidePA19038
    (215)233-0782
      (Christian)
    1.2 mi | 280 students | Gr. K-12                      

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