Lansdale Catholic High School

700 Lansdale Ave
Lansdale, PA 19446-0194
     Tel: (215)362-6160
Grades: 9 - 12 | 763 students
Lansdale Catholic currently has 197 registrants to the incoming freshmen Class of 2017, the highest among all Archdiocesan secondary schools!  All public, private, and area parochial school 8th graders, as well as 9th, 10th and 11th graders interested in transferring, are encouraged to submit applications for admission as soon as possible to insure appropriate academic placement for the 2013-2014 school year.
The following school districts provide transportation to LC as per PA law: Colonial, Upper Dublin, Upper Moreland, Wissahickon, Norristown, Methacton, Hatboro-Horsham, North Penn, Pennridge, Central Bucks, Souderton, Perk Valley. 

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
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 763 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Lansdale Catholic High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 60%
Average Class Size 21 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Literature, European History, Human Geography, Language/Composition, Music Theory, Physics B, Spanish IV, Statistics, Studio Art Drawing, US History, 
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms required, fall, winter and spring)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,850
Tuition Notes This is for the 2012-2013 academic year. There are also fees.
Admissions Director Mrs. Anne Marie O'Brien Allen '82


Total Sports Offered 18 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess Club, Chorus, Community Service Corps, Dance Company, Drama Club, Future Business Leaders of America, KAIROS Retreats, Kickball, Liturgically Sound, National Foreign Language Honor Society, National Honor Society, Orientation Student Leaders, Pep Band, Reading Olympics, Respect Life Club, Robotics Program, Sacristans, Stage Crew, Student Government, Student Shadow Guides, The Crusader Online Newspaper, The Trail School Yearbook, The Unicorn School Literary Magazine Band, Chess Club, Chorus, Dance Company, Drama Club, Kickball, Pep Band, Sacristans, Stage Crew, Community Service Corps,
Future Business Leaders of America,
KAIROS Retreats,
Liturgically Sound,
National Foreign Language Honor Society,
National Honor Society,
Orientation Student Leaders,
Reading Olympics,
Respect Life Club,
Robotics Program,
Student Government,
Student Shadow Guides,
The Crusader Online Newspaper,
The Trail School Yearbook,
The Unicorn School Literary Magazine,

School Notes:

Lansdale Catholic has been recognized by The International Center for Leadership in Education as one of only 20 schools in the country as a 2010 Model School.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Calvary Baptist School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Stanislaus Parish School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Stanislaus Parish School (0.4 miles away)
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  • LansdaleLansdale KinderCare
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    LansdalePA 19446
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