Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School

  • Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School provides a Christ-centered education that nurtures the development of the whole person and prepares young men and women to meet successfully the challenges of our global society.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDedicated inclusion program
Year Founded2003

Student Body

Total Students356 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAlgebra I Honors, Algebra II Honors with Trig, American History Honors, Anatomy & Physiology Honors, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP Spanish Language & Culture, AP U.S. Government & Politics, AP U.S. History, Biology Honors, Calculus Honors, Chemistry Honors, Dual Enrollment Classes Offered, Economics Honors, English I, II, III, IV Honors, Geometry Honors, Government Honors, Marine Science Honors, Physics Honors, Pre-Calculus Honors, Spanish I, II, III, IV Honors, World History Honors
Average SAT score1250
Average ACT score29
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Navy bottoms with a yellow Polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,595
Tuition Notes$13,595 for Unaffiliated families $11,995 for Affiliated families
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBeth Sylvester
Admissions AssociateMelissa Hyppolite


Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Key Club International, Peer Ministry, SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions), STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Art & Math), Student Government Association (SGA)

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Drum Line, International Thespian Society, Theater Program

School Notes

  • Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School is a Christian community that lives the gospel values, fosters the spiritual, academic, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical development of all its members; and that delivers to the world a message of peace and justice.Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School strives to promote the spiritual development of all the students.Eucharistic liturgies and prayer services are coordinated with the participation of the students in the various liturgical roles involved.Opportunities for spiritual growth are offered in the retreat programs as well as youth ministry activities.Through the various programs and activities, students are challenged to look for ways they can contribute and participate in the life and mission of the BMCHS faith community and their own communities.

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