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.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1947

Student Body

Total Students588 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade John Carroll Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses17 courses
Average ACT score23

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham
    Grades: 8-12 | 21 students
    4.6 miles
    1312 22nd St S
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205)939-3665
    4.6 8-12
    21
  • Gardendale
    Grades: PK-12 | 376 students
    17.1 miles
    2649 Decatur Hwy
    Gardendale, AL 35071
    (205)631-9318
    17.1 PK-12
    376
  • Birmingham
    Grades: 5-12 | 361 students
    6.4 miles
    4801 Altamont Road South
    Birmingham, AL 35222
    (205)879-2006
    6.4 5-12
    361
  • Birmingham
    Grades: NS-12 | 1762 students
    4.5 miles
    2204 Briarwood Way
    Birmingham, AL 35243
    (205)776-5812
    4.5 NS-12
    1762
  • Birmingham
    Grades: K-12 | 177 students
    4.6 miles
    1900 43rd St W
    Birmingham, AL 35208
    (205)786-4811
    4.6 K-12
    177

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The average private school tuition in Birmingham, AL is $7,670 for elementary schools and $9,880 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Birmingham, AL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).