Archbishop Alter High School is a co-educational, comprehensive Catholic school that is committed to challenging students to reach their full potential by providing academic excellence in a Christ-centered environment.
We believe in the God given dignity of each person.
We strive to develop the whole person: physically, emotionally, intellectually, morally, and spiritually.
We are committed to cultivating servant leaders.  We believe a diverse community expresses the fullness of the Body of Christ.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 514 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,975
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1

Top Rankings

Archbishop Alter High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Ohio for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1962

Student Body

Total Students
514 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Archbishop Alter High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
65%
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
9 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1201
Average ACT score
26
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(khaki pants/shorts/skort and uniform shirt)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Grade specific fees range from 465 to 615
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions Director
Mary Ruth Shearer
Admissions Associate
Mary Ruth Shearer

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School Notes

  • Archbishop Alter High School is a co-educational, comprehensive Catholic school that is committed to challenging students to reach their full potential by providing academic excellence in a Christ-centered environment. We believe in the God given dignity of each person. We strive to develop the whole person: physically, emotionally, intellectually, morally, and spiritually. We are committed to cultivating servant leaders. We believe a diverse community expresses the fullness of the Body of Christ.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked OH School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 514 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,975
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1

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The average private school tuition in Dayton, OH is $7,229 for elementary schools and $11,757 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dayton, OH is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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