Archbishop Williams High School

  • Archbishop Williams High School is a Catholic co-educational high school, which educates young men and women spiritually, academically, morally and physically.
  • We are part of a community that integrates learning with faith and focuses on developing the whole person.
  • We seek to provide an affordable college preparatory education and to graduate capable and confident young people who are responsible members of their communities and who are guided by the values of the Catholicism.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1949

Student Body

Total Students616 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Archbishop Williams High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
53%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses12 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score1139
Average ACT score25
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki pants, polo and skirt, polo )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 5 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$15,750
% on Financial Aid
55%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,000
Admissions DirectorMichela Schuster
Admissions AssociateBrett Marcotte

Sports

Total Sports Offered17 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,
Winter Track

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Over 25 clubs offered each semester!

School Notes

  • Archbishop Williams High School is a co-educational Catholic school in Braintree, Massachusetts, USA. It was founded in 1949 by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth.Archbishop Williams' school seal, originally that of the founding order of nuns, is the pelican, which was an early Christian symbol of Jesus. The school's motto is Caritas Christi Urget Nos, or "The Love of Christ Drives Us On." Blue and gold are the school's colors.The school is named after John Joseph Williams, the first Archbishop of Boston. Archbishop Williams High School was dedicated on September 12, 1949 by Cardinal Richard Cushing.In The fall of 2014 Archbishop Williams added a 7th & 8th grade program.Tuition is $13,400 for grades 7 and 8 for the 2020 & 2021 school year. Tuition is $15,750 for grades 9 - 12 for the 2020 & 2021 school year.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Braintree
    Grades: 6-12 | 688 students
    1.4 miles
    745 Washington Street
    Braintree, MA 02184
    (781) 843-3580
    1.4 6-12
    688
  • Brockton
    Grades: 9-12 | 478 students
    9.2 miles
    738 Court St
    Brockton, MA 02302
    (508) 583-6875
    9.2 9-12
    478
  • Kingston
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 640 students
    23.7 miles
    399 Bishops Highway
    Kingston, MA 02364
    (781) 585-7511
    23.7 PK-12
    640
  • Dorchester
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    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 1539 students
    6.6 miles
    150 William T Morrissey Blvd
    Dorchester, MA 02125
    (617) 474-5010
    6.6 7-12
    1539
  • Cambridge
    Grades: 9-12 | 462 students
    13.7 miles
    1 Matignon Road
    Cambridge, MA 02140
    (617) 876-1212
    13.7 9-12
    462

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