John Carroll Catholic High School

John Carroll Catholic is an extraordinary high school featuring: a beautiful campus high on a hill in southwest Birmingham, Alabama; a well-educated and devoted faculty and staff of about 70, a diverse student body of about 620; and outstanding academic, spiritual, fine arts, library, guidance, sports, and extracurricular programs that offer students a complete high school experience and opportunities to develop into well-rounded young people who are ready to take the next steps into adulthood.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 588 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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John Carroll Catholic High School places among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute
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School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Year Founded
1947

Student Body

Total Students
588 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
John Carroll Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
17 courses
Average ACT score
23

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Sports

School Notes

  • John Carroll Catholic is an extraordinary high school featuring: a beautiful campus high on a hill in southwest Birmingham, Alabama; a well-educated and devoted faculty and staff of about 70, a diverse student body of about 620; and outstanding academic, spiritual, fine arts, library, guidance, sports, and extracurricular programs that offer students a complete high school experience and opportunities to develop into well-rounded young people who are ready to take the next steps into adulthood.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 588 students
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Birmingham, AL is $8,792 for elementary schools and $9,897 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Birmingham, AL is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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