Bishop England High School

363 Seven Farms Dr
Charleston, SC 29492-0294
     Tel: (843)849-9599
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 668 students
As an institution of the Catholic Church, it is the mission of the Bishop England High School to foster a faith community characterized by the Gospel message of mutual respect and charity.
The school endeavores to promote the spiritual, intellectual, and physical growth of the individual through the combined efforts of parents/guardians and faculty by establishing the best possible enviornment for learning: a climate of safety, trust and respect for the individual and an appreciation for the acquisition of learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Education Association
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Differences and Options Program - contact M. Boudreaux
Year Founded 1915

Student Body

Total Students 668 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Bishop England High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 79%
Average Class Size 24 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Literature and Composition,  AP Biology,  AP Calculus AB,  AP Calculus BC,  AP US History,  AP Studio Art,  AP Environmental Science,  AP English Language and Composition,  AP Spanish Language,  AP French Language,  AP Governement,  AP Macroeconomics, 
Average SAT score 1131
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(specific uniform purchased from local store)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / Feb. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes There is a Catholic parishioner tuition rate ($7850.00) and a non-parishioner tuition rate ($11,211.00) for the 2012-2013 school year.
Admissions Director Ms. Kit Brownell
Admissions Associate Rosie Ryan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 19 sports
Sports Archery, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
Flag FootballFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Archery, Bishop England Ambassadors, CSMC (Caring Students Ministering Creatively), Campus Ministry, Dance Team, Drama Club, French Club, Freshman Class Board, Intramurals, Junior Class Board, Key Club, Library Council, Literary Magazine, Miscellany (yearbook), Model United Nations, Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society), National Honor Society, Retreat Team, Sailing Club, Senior Class Board, Sophomore Class Board, Spanish Club, Student Government, Ultimate Frisbee Club, Youth in Government Archery, Dance Team, Drama Club, French Club, Intramurals, Key Club, Retreat Team, Sailing Club, Spanish Club, Bishop England Ambassadors,
CSMC (Caring Students Ministering Creatively),
Campus Ministry,
Freshman Class Board,
Junior Class Board,
Library Council,
Literary Magazine,
Miscellany (yearbook),
Model United Nations,
Mu Alpha Theta (Math Honor Society),
National Honor Society,
Senior Class Board,
Sophomore Class Board,
Student Government,
Ultimate Frisbee Club,
Youth in Government,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Palmetto Christian Academy (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Owens Christian Academy (3.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Owens Christian Academy (3.4 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CharlestonOwens Christian Academy
    Special Program Emphasis  (Christian)
    3377 Ridgeway St
    CharlestonSC 29405
    (843)744-5087
    Special Program Emphasis  (Christian)
    3.4 mi | 72 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • Mount PleasantPalmetto Christian Academy
      (Baptist)
    361 Egypt Road
    Mount PleasantSC 29464
    (843)881-9967
      (Baptist)
    3.6 mi | 492 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • North CharlestonSaint John Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3921 Saint John's Ave
    North CharlestonSC 29405
    (843)744-3901
      (Roman Catholic)
    3.6 mi | 64 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CharlestonNew Israel Christian School
      (Episcopal)
    69 Simons St
    CharlestonSC 29403
    (843)723-5500
      (Episcopal)
    4.1 mi | 58 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • Mount PleasantO'quinn Schools Of Porter-gaud - Mount Pleasant
    Daycare / Preschool
    955 Houston Northcutt Blvd
    Mount PleasantSC 29464
    (843)881-8506
    Daycare / Preschool
    4.1 mi | 320 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Some applicants can fool you when they interview. Here is some advice on how to prevent that while at the same time keeping the interview process simple and efficient.
Facebook Page Essentials
Small private schools often feel that they cannot afford to market their schools. Facebook is free. Here is how to use it effectively.
Attributes Which Make Military Schools Special
What are the attributes which make 21st century military schools so special? We find out in this article.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $9,329 for elementary schools and $6,015 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos