Aquinas High School

  • Aquinas High School is a community of faith and learning rooted in the Catholic tradition and committed to excellence in the education of young women - mind and heart, body and spirit.
  • Since its founding by the Dominican Sisters of Sparkill in 1923, Aquinas has welcomed each new wave of New York City's population, finding the face of God in each new set of features and forming a body of Aquinas women with a heart for the whole human family.
  • Through a challenging curriculum with a broad spectrum of co-curricular activities and community service, Aquinas calls forth women who are confident, knowledgeable and committed to building a better world.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students403 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 28%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    (718)863-9134
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    488
  • Bronx
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    1.7 miles
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    Bronx, NY 10469
    (718)882-2882
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    487
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    Bronx, NY 10466
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  • Bronx
    Academy Of Mt St Ursula
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 333 students
    1.3 miles
    330 Bedford Park Blvd
    Bronx, NY 10458
    (718)364-5353
    1.3 9-12
    333
  • Bronx
    St Raymond Academy For Girls
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 311 students
    1.9 miles
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    Bronx, NY 10462
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