Cardinal Shehan School

We believe that all children, regardless of the economic, geographic, religious and social circumstances into which they were born, are enhanced by engaging in educational experiences that challenge their abilities and cultivate habits of excellence.
All students enrolled at Cardinal Shehan School are recognized for their talents, abilities and special gifts.
The Cardinal Shehan School Community will maintain high expectations of excellence for all students in order to assist them in achieving their fullest academic and personal potential.
Together, these dedicated educators work with students who are interested in developing their minds, sharpening their talents, and experiencing the Lord Jesus in their daily lives.
The special mission of the school is to work intensively to develop peace.
Teachers work with students to equip them with peacemaking skills, while parents are called upon to work with the school in bringing peace to their households and communities.
Cardinal Shehan School is creating a peaceful world, one student at a time.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students370 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Cardinal Shehan School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baltimore
    Grades: PK-12 | 821 students
    1.8 miles
    5114 N Charles St
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (410) 649-3211
    1.8 PK-12
    821
  • Baltimore
    Grades: PK-8 | 287 students
    1.8 miles
    3617 Harford Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21218
    (410) 467-1683
    1.8 PK-8
    287
  • Baltimore
    Bethlehem Christian Day School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 1-8 | 61 students
    3.1 miles
    4815 Hamilton Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21206
    (410) 488-8963
    3.1 1-8
    61
  • Towson
    Grades: PK-8 | 535 students
    3.4 miles
    112 Ware Ave
    Towson, MD 21204
    (410) 427-4801
    3.4 PK-8
    535
  • Baltimore
    Grades: NS-8 | 143 students
    4.3 miles
    4506 Park Heights Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21215
    (410) 664-2373
    4.3 NS-8
    143

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Cardinal Shehan is a good school. I learn a lot there. If you do not understand a skill, you may either have one on one tutoring or group tutoring. I love it!!!!
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