Archbishop John Carroll High School

  • Archbishop John Carroll High School, a co-educational secondary school within the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, is committed to excellence in the areas of spiritual, academic, and social development.
  • By guiding our students in the development of their goals within the context of a meaningful relationship with God, others, and self, we challenge them to responsible stewardship in the world.
  • With Christ as our model, the school accomplishes this challenge through the dedication of a professional staff who educate the students by implementing innovative and competitive methodologies.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1967

Student Body

Total Students888 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Archbishop John Carroll High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses21 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Human Geography, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP United States History, AP Unites States Government and Politics

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCrew,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWrestling,
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield
    Cardinal O'hara High School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1067 students
    7 miles
    1701 S Sproul Rd
    Springfield, PA 19064
    (610)544-3800
    7 9-12
    1067
  • Fort Washington
    Grades: PK-12 | 1183 students
    9.4 miles
    340 Morris Rd
    Fort Washington, PA 19034
    (267)405-7070
    9.4 PK-12
    1183
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 9-12 | 1335 students
    19.4 miles
    11201 Academy Rd
    Philadelphia, PA 19154
    (215)637-1800
    19.4 9-12
    1335
  • Bryn Mawr
    Sacred Heart Academy
    Sacred Heart Academy Photo - Sacred Heart Academy Bryn Mawr is a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls K-12, founded in 1865 by the Religious of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Known as SHA, the private girls' school is located in PA outside of Philadelphia with elementary, middle and upper school divisions located on one campus.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-12 | 264 students
    2.7 miles
    480 S Bryn Mawr Ave
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
    (610)527-3915
    2.7 K-12
    264
  • Glenside
    La Salle College High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1108 students
    9 miles
    8605 Cheltenham Avenue
    Glenside, PA 19038
    (215)233-2911
    9 9-12
    1108

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