Kolbe Cathedral High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (203)335-2556
previous
next
  • Kolbe Cathedral High School is a Catholic, co-educational secondary school in the Diocese of Bridgeport serving a multicultural, urban community.
  • Members of the school community are expected to "Work hard and be nice." The school and family form a partnership to foster the development of young Christian men and women academically, socially, emotionally, and physically.
  • Successful completion of four years of Kolbe Cathedral produces an individual who exhibits caring for others in the spirit of Christianity, sharing of knowledge, skills and talents for the good of others, and a strength of character that dares to make a difference by living the Gospel message.
  • Kolbe Cathedral offers a variety of extracurriculur activities for students.
  • Students are encouraged to participate fully in those activities that interest them.
  • For the past several years, Kolbe has seen 100% of graduates go on to college.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1963

Student Body

Total Students320 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
92%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeKolbe Cathedral High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size22 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
Advanced CoursesCalculus AB, English Language/Comp, U.S. History
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Dress khaki pants, button-down shirt and tie (boys), uniform skirt, KC sweaters or blazers (upper grades). )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineOct. 17 / Mar. 13 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,450
Tuition NotesTuition for 2017-2018 is $8450
Admissions DirectorHenry Rondon

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Catholic Youth Service Corp, Choir, Improv Club, Youth in Government Choir, Improv Club, Catholic Youth Service Corp,
Youth in Government,

School Notes

  • Kolbe Cathedral High School is a Catholic, co-educational secondary school in the Diocese of Bridgeport serving a multicultural, urban community. Members of the school community are expected to "Work hard and be nice." The school and family form a partnership to foster the development of young Christian men and women academically, socially, emotionally, and physically. Successful completion of four years of Kolbe Cathedral produces an individual who exhibits caring for others in the spirit of Christianity, sharing of knowledge, skills and talents for the good of others, and a strength of character that dares to make a difference by living the Gospel message. Students take classes in a 4 by 4 block schedule. One credit courses run the eighteen weeks of either the fall or spring semester and half credit courses run the nine weeks of a marking period or quarter of the year. The four daily classes are each 80 minutes long. Kolbe Cathedral offers a variety of extracurriculur activities for students. Students are encouraged to participate fully in those activities that interest them.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fairfield
    Grades: 9-12 | 483 students
    4 miles
    220 Jefferson St
    Fairfield, CT 06825
    (203)372-6521
    49-12
    483
  • Fairfield
    Fairfield College Preparatory
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 904 students
    3.3 miles
    1073 N Benson Rd
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    (203)254-4200
    3.39-12
    904
  • Bridgeport
    Grades: 9-12 | 70 students
    0.9 miles
    285 Lafayette Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
    (203)334-3434
    0.99-12
    70
  • Trumbull
    Grades: K-12 | 424 students
    4.1 miles
    575 White Plains Rd
    Trumbull, CT 06611
    (203)261-6230
    4.1K-12
    424
  • Stamford
    Grades: 9-12 | 426 students
    18.6 miles
    926 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203)322-3401
    18.69-12
    426

School Reviews

5  12/19/2014
Kolbe Cathedral holds high expectations for every student and delivers in providing a strong faith-based, 21st Century education. Not only does Kolbe excel in preparing students for college, but it gives students the skills to thrive in the world beyond!
- Posted by

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
September 05, 2017
If you live outside the United States, choosing an American private school can be a confusing process. Here is an overview of the process.
September 05, 2017
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
September 04, 2017
Use this hub to keep track of the steps in the private schools' admission process.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $14,026 for elementary schools and $21,897 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfield County, CT is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).