Blanchet Catholic School is located in Salem, Oregon and serves mid-Willamette Valley students in grades 6-12.
Our mission is to provide a comprehensive academic education that enables students to: grow toward maturity in Christ; be challenged by an academically rigorous curriculum; contribute to the enrichment of society; and participate in the traditions of the Catholic Church. Blanchet has established a positive reputation throughout the mid-Valley for its quality academics, excellent faculty and supportive school community.
Students have many opportunities to participate in athletic and activities.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked OR School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 320 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,725
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

Blanchet School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Oregon for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Year Founded
1995
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
320 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Blanchet School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
17 students
Number of AP Courses
6 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP Government, AP Statistics, AP U.S. History, Honors English - College Credit Course, Honors Pre-Calculus - College Credit Course, Human Anatomy & Physiology - College Credit Course, Intro to Engineering - College Credit Course
Average SAT score
1170
Average ACT score
25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Dress is work casual - no jeans are allowed)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Middle School - $8,425 High School - $9,725 $125 application fee $425 comprehensive fee
% on Financial Aid
41%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,500
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Megan Johnston

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Campus Ambassadors, DECA, Friends of Benedictine, G.O.S.P.E.L. Club, Girls Who Code, High-Five Club, International Club, Math Team, National Honor Society, Oregon Battle of the Books, Outdoor Club, Robotics, Science Olympiad, Speech, Spirit Club, Spirituality Team, Student Government, Students for Change, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band Program, Choir, Drama, Orchestra, Pep Band

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramural Sports Program

School Reviews

Endorse Blanchet School. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

Books Set In Private Schools
Books Set In Private Schools
Enjoy a range of subject matter from recollections to murder mysteries, all set in private schools here at home and abroad.
Keep Ransomware Out of Your School
Keep Ransomware Out of Your School
Small organizations like private schools are just as vulnerable to ransomware attacks as large organizations are. Here's how to deal with ransomware in your school.
Endow A Teaching Position
Endow A Teaching Position
Endowing a teaching position accomplishes many things for the private school that gave you the foundation for your adult life.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked OR School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 320 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,725
  • Acceptance rate: 85%
  • Average class size: 17 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Salem, OR is $7,115 for elementary schools and $8,508 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

Quick Links