Archbishop Rummel High School

Archbishop Rummel High School educates each student according to the principles of the Catholic Church in the Lasallian tradition of faith, community, and service.
In a caring, disciplined environment of social awareness and academic excellence, Archbishop Rummel High School challenges each student to recognize the dignity of life and to develop and share, to the best of his ability, his unique talents.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 664 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,850
  • Acceptance rate: 89%
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Archbishop Rummel High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Louisiana for:

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Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Resource Program
Year Founded
1962
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
664 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade
Archbishop Rummel High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
59%
Average Class Size
24 students
Number of AP Courses
10 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
American Government, American History, Art, Calculus, Computer Science, English Composition, English Literature, Latin, Spanish, Statistics
Average ACT score
27
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Navy pants and Oxford Shirt)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Registration fee for new students is $350.
Acceptance Rate
89%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Katie Gremillion

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
31 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Academic Games, Ambassadors, Big Brothers, Campus Ministry, Chess Team, Eucharist Minister, Key Club, Latin Club, Literary Magazine, Literary Rally, Math Club, Mu Alpha Theta, National Honor Society, National Jr. Honor Society, Newspaper, Operation HeadStart, Spanish Club, STATS, Student Council, Varsity Quiz Bowl, Video Game Club, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Concert Band, Genesian Players, Jazz Band, Jazz Workshop, Marching Band

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramurals, Paintball Club, Ping Pong

School Notes

 
  • Three curriculums are offered and students are placed individually by course each school year.
  • Monthly Masses are held for the entire school community in the Raider Gym and optional daily Masses are held in the chapel.
  • Each year, students attend a grade and age appropriate retreat that centers on the Lasallian 5 core principles.
  • All juniors are required to take a semester ACT Preparation course that has resulted in the school ACT score rising by 4 points in the last 5 years
  • We take pride in the Raider Family, so at ARHS students are not just a face in the crowd, but teachers, administrators, and staff know the students by name
  • Our Service Program affords our students a partnership will local agencies to serve a school wide 19,000+ service hours each year

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Archbishop Rummel has become a home away from home a second family. Rummel has proven to be a safe place to learn and grow for my two sons. It has prepared my children for college. (ACT - 24 & 26) Both of my sons were accepted into the college of their choice. Rummel has Reinforced our family beliefs and taught them to be lead by example with strong Christian values. My oldest son graduated in 2007 and is now a mechanical engineer. My youngest son is in still in college. Both of my children experienced friendships that will last a life time. I highly recommend the Rummel High School experience!
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5  
Archbishop Rummel has been a fantastic environment for my three boys to learn and thrive. The faculty genuinely care about each student and are very dedicated. My boys are excited to get up for school each morning. The focus on community, service and leadership as well as fostering Christian values is alive and thriving at Rummel. The recent addition of Brother Gale and Brother Michael have given the students and faculty a real shot in the arm! I am pleased with the well rounded education my boys are receiving at Rummel. I strongly recommend this school to others.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked LA School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Students: 664 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,850
  • Acceptance rate: 89%
  • Average class size: 24 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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