St. Raymond Academy For Girls

1725 Castle Hill Avenue
Bronx, NY 10462-0104
Tel: (718)824-4220
Grades: 9-12
St. Raymond Academy, founded in 1960, is a small Catholic High School for young women.
It offers a strong college preparatory program along with business electives.
The Academy is committed to guiding students to an appreciation of learning that will enable them not only to realize their God-given potential, but also prepare them to make their unique contribution to society. Accredited by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York, and also by Middle States.
We value an education that fosters the pursuit of truth and broadens our students' horizons. We encourage them to accept and respect the diversities among peoples, to live in harmony with others, and to seek peaceful resolutions to conflicts.
We strive to foster in our students a pride in their womanhood, and seek to provide them with the tools necessary to develop into capable, self-confident adults.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Advanced Courses AP ENGLISH LITERATURE & COMPOSITION, AP SPANISH LANGUAGE, AP SPANISH LITERATURE, AP US HISTORY,
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Students must adhere to dress code as per student handbook)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,900
% on Financial Aid
70%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lisa Schaller

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Drill Team, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
DanceDrill Team,
SoftballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Book Club, Fashion Design, Liturgical Choir, National Honor Society; Student Council; Sacrament Preparation; Prom Committee; Yearbook Committee; College Mentoring; College and Career Day; International Day; Girl Power; Leadership Team; Life Teen; Project Cicero Book Drive; Book Club; Liturgical Chor, School Band, Step Team, Step Team Book Club, Fashion Design, School Band, Step Team, Step Team, Liturgical Choir,
National Honor Society; Student Council; Sacrament Preparation; Prom Committee; Yearbook Committee; College Mentoring; College and Career Day; International Day; Girl Power; Leadership Team; Life Teen; Project Cicero Book Drive; Book Club; Liturgical Chor,
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