Archbishop Carroll High School

  • Archbishop Carroll High School is a co-educational, International Baccalaureate school under the direction of the Archdiocese of Washington.
  • We welcome a diverse student body from over 40 nationalities, sixty zip codes and forty feeder schools.
  • We empower a wide array of students to think critically, creatovely and morally.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1951
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students500 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Archbishop Carroll High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,640
Tuition NotesFinancial Aid is available through TADS. Archdiocesan employees receive a 50% tuition rate. Merit scholarships are available for students with exceptional academic potential.
Admissions DirectorTIffani Scurlock

School Notes

  • 99% of the Class of 2014 were accepted to college; 25% were admitted to top 50 selective colleges (US News)
  • 2014 graduates received $123,000 average in college scholarships.
  • 1:9 student teacher ratio
  • School wide gains in I.B. scores every since the implemementation of the program
  • Generous donors support carroll with over $2 million per year, an average of $4,700 per student
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bladensburg
    Elizabeth Seton High School
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    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 590 students
    4.8 miles
    5715 Emerson Street
    Bladensburg, MD 20710
    (301) 864-4532
    4.8 9-12
    590
  • District Heights
    Grades: 9-12 | 880 students
    8.6 miles
    6800 Marlboro Pike
    District Heights, MD 20747
    (301) 735-8401
    8.6 9-12
    880
  • Washington
    Grades: 9-12 | 1170 students
    3.2 miles
    2607 Military Road NW, Chevy Chase
    Washington, DC 20015
    (202) 363-2316
    3.2 9-12
    1170
  • Washington
    Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 492 students
    4.2 miles
    1524 35th St NW
    Washington, DC 20007
    (202) 337-3350
    4.2 9-12
    492
  • Washington
    Grades: PK-12 | 1050 students
    4.3 miles
    4200 Davenport Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20016
    (202) 274-3200
    4.3 PK-12
    1050

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