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.: 20%
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 Our Mother Of Consolation Catholic School (1.5 miles away)
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  • Glenside Wyndmoor Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    1400 E Willow Grove Ave
    Glenside , PA , 19038
    (215)233-0141
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  84  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Glenside
    Regina Coeli Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    1108 E Willow Grove Ave
    Glenside , PA , 19038
    (215)836-2208
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Glenside
    Beth Tikvah Bnai Jeshurun
    (Jewish)
    1001 Paper Mill Road
    Glenside , PA , 19038
    (215)836-5677
    (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  K-10
  • Oreland Oreland Evangelical Presbyterian Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Presbyterian)
    1119 Church Road
    Oreland , PA , 19075
    (215)572-8045
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Presbyterian)
    0.8  mi  |  74  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Flourtown Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Genevieve School
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    Flourtown , PA , 19031
    (215)836-5644
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  234  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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  • Recommended January 14, 2014 - La Salle College High School is hands down an excellent school. There is nothing like La Salle. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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