Academy Of Our Lady Of Good Counsel High School

Tel: (914)949-0178
Grades: 9 - 12 | 296 students
The Academy of Our Lady of Good Counsel is a Catholic college-preparatory high school for young women located on a beautiful campus in White Plains, New York.
The academic program is designed for high achievement and includes a full honors program and advanced placement courses for qualifying students.
Numerous clubs, athletic teams, activities, and special events constitute an important dimension of student experience.
Our goal is to provide a college preparatory curriculum for maximum development of each student's academic potential and interests; to provide a curriculum that enables students, as members of a global community, to learn about themselves and about the heritage of others and to include academic programs and extracurricular activities that develop physical well-being, leadership qualities, and membership responsibilities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 296 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 39%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Academy Of Our Lady Of Good Counsel High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ny School For The Deaf (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. John Evangelist School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. John Evangelist School (0.4 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
  • White Plains St. John Evangelist School
    (Roman Catholic)
    146 Hamilton Avenue
    White Plains , NY , 10601
    (914)949-4374
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  135  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • West Harrison St. Anthony Of Padua School
    (Roman Catholic)
    45 Gainsborg Ave E
    West Harrison , NY , 10604
    (914)949-6986
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  91  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • White Plains Mohawk Country Day School
    200 Old Tarrytown Road
    White Plains , NY , 10603
    (914)949-2635
    1.2  mi  |  135  students  |  Gr.  NS-1
  • White Plains
    John A Coleman School
    Special Education School
    317 North St
    White Plains , NY , 10605
    (914)597-4055
    Special Education School
    1.4  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Purchase Cerebral Palsy School Of Wstchstr
    Special Education School
    P O Box 555
    Purchase , NY , 10577
    (914)937-3800
    Special Education School
    1.6  mi  |  102  students  |  Gr.  UG-PK

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?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

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

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.