Archbishop Carroll High School

Tel: (202)529-0200
  • 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.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students500 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
75%
State avg.: 50%
Students by GradeArchbishop 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

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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