Kennedy Catholic High School is a four-year Archdiocesan co-ed Catholic high school open to students of all backgrounds and faiths.
We are a school of teachers, learners, parents, and partners focused on the goal of adapting to each student's particular capacities, needs, interests, and passions and supporting them to reach their fullest potential.
It is because we embrace a comprehensive vision of diversity that innovation, student-centered instruction, academic excellence, and collaboration with the entire community is possible.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 838 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $18,288
  • Acceptance rate: 86%
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 6 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1966
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
838 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
John F. Kennedy Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
86%
Average Class Size
19 students
Number of AP Courses
14 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Calculus AB/BC, AP Environmental Science, AP Literature & Composition, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Statistics, AP US History
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 6 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
44%
Acceptance Rate
86%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Mr. Julian Franco
Admissions Associate
Casey Fredricksen

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School Notes

  • Kennedy Catholic High School offers a comprehensive college preparatory curriculum that meets the diverse learning needs of all students. Our school program includes university partnership courses, Aquinas Honors courses, AP program courses, the Mother Theresa program for students with learning differences, and English as a Foreign Language for international students. It is the mission of Kennedy Catholic to graduate leaders following Christ in a school community that is accessible, diverse, and committed to pursuing the fullest potential of every student.
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked WA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 838 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $18,288
  • Acceptance rate: 86%
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 6 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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