St Catharine Academy

2250 Williamsbridge Rd
Bronx, NY 10469-0104
Tel: (718)882-2882
Grades: 9-12 | 696 students
The Sisters of Mercy, religious of other communities and lay faculty strive to serve as co-educators with parents, to provide quality education to young women enabling them to grow intellectually, spiritually, artistically, morally, physically, emotionally and socially.
This is done by offering an academic program that respects the diversity of the student body as a whole, while giving attention to the uniqueness of each individual student.
The aim is to prepare these students for ongoing learning and self improvement in order to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
"We strive to witness Mercy when we respect the dignity of each individual, create a spirit of hospitality and pursue integrity of word and deed in our lives." Constitution: Sisters of Mercy.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 696 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St Catharine Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx
    St. Raymond Academy For Girls
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    1725 Castle Hill Avenue
    Bronx, NY 10462
    (718)824-4220
    1.39-12
    n/a
  • Bronx
    Preston High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 569 students
    3.7 miles
    2780 Schurz Ave
    Bronx, NY 10465
    (718)863-9134
    3.79-12
    569
  • Bronx
    Aquinas High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 613 students
    1.7 miles
    685 E 182nd St
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718)367-2113
    1.79-12
    613
  • Bronx
    Grades: 9-12 | 1452 students
    1.8 miles
    1 Cardinal Spellman Place
    Bronx, NY 10466
    (718)881-8000
    1.89-12
    1452
  • Bronx
    St. Barnabas High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 223 students
    3 miles
    425 E 240th St
    Bronx, NY 10470
    (718)325-8800
    39-12
    223

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?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student 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:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Bronx, NY is $3,912 for elementary schools and $7,220 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Bronx, NY is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).