Cardinal O'hara High School

  • Cardinal O'Hara is a regional, Catholic, coeducational high school that teaches and follows the gospel values of Jesus.
  • Our purpose is to develop mature men and women and to prepare them to meet with confidence and faith the challenges of the academic, social, and technological world.
  • Building on a history of pride, excellence, and tradition, our students are challenged by strong academic regimen and a diverse extracurricular program that foster individual talents and nurture respect for oneself and others through a spirit of service and compassion.

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School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students1067 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wayne
    Grades: 9-12 | 888 students
    7 miles
    211 Matsonford Road
    Wayne, PA 19087
    (610)688-7610
    7 9-12
    888
  • Bryn Mawr
    Grades: PK-12 | 606 students
    5.5 miles
    275 S Ithan Ave
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
    (610)525-8400
    5.5 PK-12
    606
  • Newtown Square
    Grades: PK-12 | 800 students
    3.7 miles
    462 Malin Rd
    Newtown Square, PA 19073
    (610)353-6522
    3.7 PK-12
    800
  • Villanova
    Academy-notre Dame De Namur
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 536 students
    5.2 miles
    560 Sproul Rd
    Villanova, PA 19085
    (610)687-0650
    5.2 6-12
    536
  • Claymont
    Archmere Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 513 students
    11.5 miles
    3600 Philadelphia Pike
    Claymont, DE 19703
    (302)798-6632
    11.5 9-12
    513

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