Aquinas High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (706)736-5516
  • Aquinas High School, a Diocesan Catholic Secondary School, opened in 1957 following the merger of Boy's Catholic High School, operated by the Marist Brothers under the Diocese of Savannah, and Mt. St. Joseph's Academy, owned and operated by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.
  • The mission of Aquinas High School is to provide an excellent Catholic secondary education.
  • The school emphasizes moral and ethical standards, skills for living and self esteem, and strives for a Christian integration of spirit, mind, and body in each student.
  • Aquinas seeks to foster respect for all persons, to encourage responsibility in each individual and to promote participation and leadership among its students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1957

Student Body

Total Students216 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 25%
Students by GradeAquinas High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses12 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science Principals, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Sciences, AP Human Geography, AP Macroeconomics, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Statistics, AP United States Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,670
Tuition NotesCatholic Rate: 9,465
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Riflery, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
RiflerySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
French Club, Key Club, Literary Competition Club, Math Competition Club, Model United Nations, National Honor Society, Robotics, SADD, Science Competition Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir Club, Drama Club, Drum Corps

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Shooting

School Notes

  • Aquinas High School, a Diocesan Catholic Secondary School, opened in 1957 following the merger of Boy's Catholic High School, operated by the Marist Brothers under the Diocese of Savannah, and Mt. St. Joseph's Academy, owned and operated by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet. The mission of Aquinas High School is to provide an excellent Catholic secondary education. The school emphasizes moral and ethical standards, skills for living and self esteem, and strives for a Christian integration of spirit, mind, and body in each student. Aquinas seeks to foster respect for all persons, to encourage responsibility in each individual and to promote participation and leadership among its students.

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School Reviews

5  12/28/2016
Excellent preparation for 'real world' academics and success in college! Students learn to perform well in a rigorous academic environment. My kids return home from 1st semester of college grateful for how well-prepared they were! AP credits offset future expenses too!
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