Bishop McCort High School, as a Catholic secondary school, is committed to facilitating the development of each person's spiritual, moral, emotional, intellectual and physical self through prayer, challenging curriculum, service projects, clubs, sports, and example in order to become responsible, productive adults who will challenge the world to live the Gospel message.
The philosophy of Bishop McCort High School, based on the traditions and teaching of the Roman Catholic Church, acknowledge that students, administration, faculty, and staff are active witnesses in a Christian-centered community in partnership with parents, alumni, and parish families.
Students are a diverse group of unique individuals with inherent personal, intellectual, and spiritual value who have the ability to learn and achieve.
Our challenging curriculum and Christian service requirements integrate a relevant education in a religious atmosphere and develop character, moral responsibility and self-discipline within the individual.
Learning takes place in a safe, calm, well-maintained facility where ownership and pride are fostered.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 376 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,550
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Bishop Mc Cort Catholic High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Year Founded
1922

Student Body

Total Students
376 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
Bishop Mc Cort Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size
22 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Literature, AP Physics, AP US History
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Dress pants, oxford button-down shirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Students must also pay a comprehensive fee once per year. Currently $295
% on Financial Aid
70%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,800
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
http://www.mccort.org/students-clubs

School Notes

  • Bishop McCort High School, as a Catholic secondary school, is committed to facilitating the development of each person's spiritual, moral, emotional, intellectual and physical self through prayer, challenging curriculum, service projects, clubs, sports, and example in order to become responsible, productive adults who will challenge the world to live the Gospel message. The philosophy of Bishop McCort High School, based on the traditions and teaching of the Roman Catholic Church, acknowledge that students, administration, faculty, and staff are active witnesses in a Christian-centered community in partnership with parents, alumni, and parish families. Students are a diverse group of unique individuals with inherent personal, intellectual, and spiritual value who have the ability to learn and achieve. Our challenging curriculum and Christian service requirements integrate a relevant education in a religious atmosphere and develop character, moral responsibility and self-discipline within the individual. Learning takes place in a safe, calm, well-maintained facility where ownership and pride are fostered.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked PA School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 376 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $5,550
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 22 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $10,429 for elementary schools and $16,393 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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