Bishop Ohara High School

  • We are committed to the development of the whole person, offering comprehensive academic, social and athletic programs which are rooted in the Gospel and teaching of the Catholic Church.
  • A Roman Catholic High School, in the Diocese of Scranton, challenges its students to appreciate life-long learning and to develop character, leadership and integrity in a caring environment in order to promote a culture of peace, justice and service.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students311 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Bishop Ohara High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scranton
    Holy Cross High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 468 students
    0 miles
    501 E Drinker St
    Scranton, PA 18512
    (571)346-7541
    0 9-12
    468
  • Scranton
    Grades: PK-8 | 179 students
    0.4 miles
    325 Chestnut St
    Scranton, PA 18512
    (570)346-4429
    0.4 PK-8
    179
  • Scranton
    Grades: PK-K | 40 students
    0.7 miles
    919 E. Drinker Street
    Scranton, PA 18512
    (570)347-4450
    0.7 PK-K
    40
  • Scranton
    St. Clare School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-3 | 270 students
    1.2 miles
    2215 N Washington Ave
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570)343-2790
    1.2 PK-3
    270
  • Scranton
    Friendship House
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-10 | 118 students
    1.4 miles
    1615 E Gibson St
    Scranton, PA 18510
    (570)342-8305
    1.4 PK-10
    118

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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $7,921 for elementary schools and $15,944 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).