Bishop Garrigan High School
Tel: (515) 295-3521
Bishop Garrigan is a Catholic high school in Algona, Iowa.
Bishop Garrigan High school is dedicated to providing quality, value-centered Catholic high school education to young people of Kossuth County.
We seek to achieve a balance between academic excellence and Christian social conscience through a combination of intellectual preparation, physical development, belief in God, and service to our fellow human beings.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||473 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 14%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||27 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||18:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
Nearby Private Schools
The nearest high school to Bishop Garrigan High School is St. Edmond Catholic School (39.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Emmetsburg Catholic School (23.5 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Emmetsburg Grades: PK-8 | 125 students
1903 Broadway St
Emmetsburg, IA 50536
(712) 852-3464 23.5 PK-8
- Kanawha Grades: K-8 | 24 students
470 E 5th St
Kanawha, IA 50447
(641) 762-3322 23.5 K-8
- Humboldt Grades: NS-6 | 207 students
303 3rd Avenue North
Humboldt, IA 50548
(515) 332-2134 24.5 NS-6
- Pocahontas Grades: K-5 | 86 students
305 Sw 3rd St
Pocahontas, IA 50574
(712) 335-3603 33.6 K-5
- Fort Dodge Grades: PK-12 | 648 students
2321 6th Avenue North
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 576-5182 39.3 PK-12
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