Bishop Garrigan High School

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.

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School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students473 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Bishop Garrigan High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / 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)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Emmetsburg
    Grades: PK-8 | 125 students
    23.5 miles
    1903 Broadway St
    Emmetsburg, IA 50536
    (712) 852-3464
    23.5 PK-8
  • Kanawha
    Grades: K-8 | 24 students
    23.5 miles
    470 E 5th St
    Kanawha, IA 50447
    (641) 762-3322
    23.5 K-8
  • Humboldt
    Saint Mary School
    Saint Mary School Photo - Linked Together Through Christ
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-6 | 207 students
    24.5 miles
    303 3rd Avenue North
    Humboldt, IA 50548
    (515) 332-2134
    24.5 NS-6
  • Pocahontas
    Grades: K-5 | 86 students
    33.6 miles
    305 Sw 3rd St
    Pocahontas, IA 50574
    (712) 335-3603
    33.6 K-5
  • Fort Dodge
    Grades: PK-12 | 648 students
    39.3 miles
    2321 6th Avenue North
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 576-5182
    39.3 PK-12

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The average private school tuition in Iowa is $3,690 for elementary schools and $9,189 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Iowa is 94% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).