Mcquaid Jesuit

  • McQuaid Jesuit is committed to fostering the harmonious development of a young man's God-given talents: spiritually, intellectually, physically, emotionally and aesthetically.
  • While preparing him for further education, his life's work and social interaction, McQuaid Jesuit reaches beyond these goals to produce a growing love of learning and enthusiasm for life that will enable him to meet ever-changing challenges.
  • All involved with McQuaid work to achieve this development by personal concern for each student, competitive educational programs, distinctive Jesuit spirit and a formative sense of community.
  • This is done in the hope that its academically select graduates will become Men for Others, dedicated to serving God and humanity and guided by a profound sense of justice..

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLow impact IEP/504 Plans
Year Founded1954

Student Body

Total Students849 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Mcquaid Jesuit Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers72 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size23 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Average SAT score1200
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Jacket, Tie, Dress Pant)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,000
Tuition NotesExtansive Financial Aid Available
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,000
Admissions DirectorMr. Joseph D. Feeney
Admissions AssociateMrs. Pam Vernetti

School Notes

  • McQuaid Jesuit is committed to fostering the harmonious development of a young man's God-given talents: spiritually, intellectually, physically, emotionally and aesthetically. While preparing him for further education, his life's work and social interaction, McQuaid Jesuit reaches beyond these goals to produce a growing love of learning and enthusiasm for life that will enable him to meet ever-changing challenges. All involved with McQuaid work to achieve this development by personal concern for each student, competitive educational programs, distinctive Jesuit spirit and a formative sense of community. This is done in the hope that its academically select graduates will become Men for Others, dedicated to serving God and humanity and guided by a profound sense of justice.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rochester
    Aquinas Institute
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 726 students
    4.8 miles
    1127 Dewey Ave
    Rochester, NY 14613
    (585)254-2020
    4.8 6-12
    726
  • Rochester
    Grades: 6-12 | 277 students
    5.3 miles
    125 Kings Hwy S
    Rochester, NY 14617
    (585)342-4000
    5.3 6-12
    277
  • Brooklyn
    Mary McDowell Friends School
    Special Education School (Friends)
    Grades: K-12 | 413 students
    250.3 miles
    20 Bergen Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718)625-3939
    250.3 K-12
    413
  • Schenectady
    Grades: NS-11 | 178 students
    188.1 miles
    150 Corlaer Avenue
    Schenectady, NY 12304
    (518)370-0366
    188.1 NS-11
    178
  • Schenectady
    Grades: K-12 | 313 students
    184.4 miles
    36-38 Sacandaga Rd
    Schenectady, NY 12302
    (518)370-4272
    184.4 K-12
    313

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Best academics/sports combo in Rochester by far.
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I am in desperate need to have my son attend this school. This school sounds awesome and I would like for my son to be a part of the student body here. I have had family to attend this school and have heard such great reviews.
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