Roman Catholic High School

     Tel: (215)627-1270
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 1065 students
Founded in 1890, through the benevolence of Thomas E.
Cahill, Roman Catholic High School is located in the heart of Center City, Philadelphia.
Drawing students from throughout the Delaware Valley, Roman Catholic boasts a challenging academic curriculum, a competitive sports program and engaging activities.

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 1065 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Roman Catholic High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Friends Select School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chinatown Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is CC of Philadelphia CDC (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PhiladelphiaCC of Philadelphia CDC
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    440 N 16th Street
    PhiladelphiaPA 19130
    (215)751-8765
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.3 mi | 36 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • PhiladelphiaChinatown Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1034 Spring Street
    PhiladelphiaPA 19107
    (215)922-4227
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.3 mi | 105 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • PhiladelphiaFriends Select School
      (Friends)
    17th St & Benjamin Franklin
    PhiladelphiaPA 19103
    (215)561-5900
      (Friends)
    0.3 mi | 571 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaHoly Redeemer School
      (Roman Catholic)
    915 Vine St
    PhiladelphiaPA 19107
    (215)922-0999
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 278 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Philadelphia63rd St Multicultural Academy Of Academic Excellence
      (Islamic)
    Po Box 28756
    PhiladelphiaPA 19151
    (215)381-1962
      (Islamic)
    0.4 mi | 75 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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