Cathedral High School

  • Cathedral 7-12 High School is a philanthropy-based, urban, independent, Catholic, STEAM-based, applied learning school in Boston`s historic South End serving boys and girls of all faiths from grades 7 through 12.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Year Founded1926

Student Body

Total Students273 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Cathedral High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses3 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesCalculus, English Composition, English Literature
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Polos and sweaters with school logo and khaki pants or skirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,000
Tuition NotesEach year, we invest approximately $20,000 in every student. We do this because we are committed to providing an exceptional education to every student.
% on Financial Aid
99%
Admissions DirectorMary Esposito

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Altar Server Society, Campus Ministry, Innovative Panthers Club, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Prom Committee, Student Council, Yearbook Committee

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club

School Notes

  • Cathedral 7-12 High School is an urban, independent, Catholic, coeducational, college preparatory school serving boys and girls from grades 7 through 12 in Boston`s historic South End. For more than 90 years, Cathedral High has provided a first-rate education to students of all walks of life and backgrounds from greater Boston.Founded in 1926 and rooted in gospel values, Cathedral prepares students well for college and life.
  • For 15 consecutive years, every single senior has graduated high school and earned admission to college. More than just getting into college, Cathedral scholars continue to excel and continue to receive support and guidance from the school through college graduation.
  • Guided by an independent board of trustees since 2004, Cathedral is a philanthropy-based school and offers philanthropy-based assistance to every student.A Cathedral education is based upon three pillars: personalized learning, college readiness, and leadership & service.

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  • Boston
    Grades: 7-12 | 225 students
    1 miles
    247 Marlborough Street
    Boston, MA 02116
    (617) 267-4530
    1 7-12
    225
  • Boston
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
    0.9 miles
    151 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02116
    (617) 266-7525
    0.9 9-12
    140
  • Chestnut Hill
    Grades: PK-12 | 379 students
    4.9 miles
    69 Middlesex Road
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
    (617) 738-8695
    4.9 PK-12
    379
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    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-8 | 200 students
    5.5 miles
    765 Concord Avenue
    Cambridge, MA 02138
    (617) 876-4746
    5.5 PK-8
    200
  • Chestnut Hill
    Grades: 6-12 | 490 students
    5 miles
    791 Hammond St
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
    (617) 738-2700
    5 6-12
    490

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