Bishop Mc Guinness High School

Tel: (336)564-1010
  • Bishop is a college prep, co-educational Catholic high school operating under the direction of the Diocese of Charlotte.
  • We embrace the diversity of our student body and invite students of all faiths, ethnic and social and economic backgrounds to attend our school.
  • We strive for a level of diversity in its population which prepares students in a values-centered environment which speaks to the best in Catholic education.
  • At Bishop McGuinness, we take academics very seriously. We focus on helping each student excel in learning and prepare for future academic success.
  • Courses are offered at different levels to fit different needs, interests and capabilities.
  • Our professional staff offers guidance and advice to help students understand course options and select the most suitable program.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedyes
Year Founded1959

Student Body

Total Students516 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 19%
Students by GradeBishop Mc Guinness High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses17 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score1250
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(collar shirt w/school name/khaki pants/loafers/tennis shoes)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,500
Tuition NotesCath. tuition/books/fees - approx $9800 Other Faith - tuition/books/fees - approx $14000
% on Financial Aid
10%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,000
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorKim Knox

Sports

Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Fencing, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FencingFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter TrackWrestling,
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