Nolan Catholic High School

     Tel: (817)457-2920
Grades: 9 - 12 | 959 students
Nolan Catholic High School is the Marianist college preparatory school of the Diocese of Fort Worth.
It serves the mission of the Church by educating and forming youth in the Roman Catholic Faith.
This is accomplished according to the characteristics of Marianist education: educate for formation in faith; provide an integral quality education; educate in the family spirit; educate for service, justice and peace; and educate for adaptation and change.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Specialist on staff
Year Founded 1961

Student Body

Total Students 959 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 97%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade Nolan Catholic High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 51%
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Anatomy and Physiology, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French Language, German Language, Physics, Probability & Statistics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, U.S. History, World History, 
Average SAT score 1676
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,650
Tuition Notes In parish discount available.
% on Financial Aid 31%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,931
Admissions Director Maureen Barisonek


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 42 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Asian Club, Athletic Trainers, Beautification Club, Book Club, Car Club, Christian Ministry Leadership Team, Color Guard, Current Events Club, Divisional Councils, Ecology Club, Engineering Club, Eucharistic Ministers, French Club, French Honor Society, German Club, German Honor Society, Honor Council, International Thespian, Jazz Ensemble, LINK, Latin Club, Marching Band, Marianist Life Community, Math Honor Society, Model United Nations, National Honor Society, Nolan 12, Poetry Club, Salsa Club, Sci-fi Club, Spanish Club, Spanish Honor Society, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Student Newspaper, Student Yearbook, Students Against Destructive Decisions, Symphonic Band, Theatre Nolan, Thespian Troupe #5367, Viking Singers Art Club, Asian Club, Book Club, Car Club, Color Guard, Ecology Club, French Club, German Club, Honor Council, Jazz Ensemble, LINK, Latin Club, Marching Band, Nolan 12, Poetry Club, Salsa Club, Sci-fi Club, Spanish Club, Symphonic Band, Theatre Nolan, Viking Singers, Athletic Trainers,
Beautification Club,
Christian Ministry Leadership Team,
Current Events Club,
Divisional Councils,
Engineering Club,
Eucharistic Ministers,
French Honor Society,
German Honor Society,
International Thespian,
Marianist Life Community,
Math Honor Society,
Model United Nations,
National Honor Society,
Spanish Honor Society,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Council,
Student Newspaper,
Student Yearbook,
Students Against Destructive Decisions,
Thespian Troupe #5367,

School Notes:

  • Nolan Catholic is a Catholic faith-based community. Our focus on faith is integrated into our academics. We offer:
  • Daily Mass
  • Student Retreats
  • Monthly all-school liturgies
  • Monthly Adoration and Confessions

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Temple Christian Schools (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Center For Creative Living Elementary School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Center For Creative Living Elementary School (1 miles away)
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