Gonzaga College High School

19 Eye Street NW
Washington, DC 20001-0200
     Tel: (202)336-7100
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 958 students
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Gonzaga College High School is a Catholic College Preparatory School for boys operated by the Society of Jesus and its colleagues under the governance of an independent Board of Trustees.
Drawing its inspiration from the spiritual vision of St. Ignatius Loyola and the apostolic and educational tradition of the Jesuits, Gonzaga offers a values-oriented and academically challenging curriculum to young men of diverse backgrounds from the all over the Washington metropolitan area.
Gonzaga views its urban setting in the heart of the nation's capital as a significant advantage in fulfilling its goals, allowing its students to interact with the larger Washington community and to learn leadership skills and civic responsibility as part of their overall development.
Moreover, Gonzaga strives to create a dynamic and caring learning environment which it unites with its academic, extra-curricular, and athletic programs, to help form Men with and for Others, that is, graduates who are open to growth, intellectually competent, religious, loving, and committed to doing justice.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1821

Student Body

Total Students 958 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade Gonzaga College High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 79%
Average Class Size 26 students
Number of AP Courses 21 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 10
Yearly Tuition Cost $19,275
% on Financial Aid 33%
Average Financial Aid Grant $5,500
Acceptance Rate 45%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mr. Andrew Battaile
Admissions Associate Mrs. Courtney Joncas

Sports

Total Sports Offered 18 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Water Polo, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
DivingFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseRugby,
SoccerSquash,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldWater Polo,
Winter TrackWrestling,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Emery L Fears Boys Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Redeemer Catholic School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Redeemer Catholic School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Washington
    Holy Redeemer Catholic School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    1135 New Jersey Avenue Nw
    WashingtonDC 20001
    (202)638-5789
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 249 students                      
  • Washington
    711 N Street Nw
    WashingtonDC 20001
    (202)234-1093
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-7 | 168 students                      
  • Washington
    Just Us Kids
    Daycare / Preschool
    625 Indiana Ave Nw
    WashingtonDC 20004
    (202)353-3300
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 75 students                      
  • Washington
    Emery L Fears Boys Academy
    All-boys (Christian)
    1544 5th St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20001
    (202)232-2860
    All-boys (Christian)
    0.7 mi | Gr. 4-12 | 13 students                      
  • Washington
    Ujamaa School
    (Non-sectarian)
    1554 8th St Nw
    WashingtonDC 20001
    (202)232-2997
    (Non-sectarian)
    0.9 mi | Gr. K-9 | 63 students                      

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