Mount St Charles Academy

  • Mount Saint Charles Academy is a coeducational, Catholic, middle school@-senior high school (grades 6-12) located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island.
  • Founded by the Brothers of the Sacred Heart in 1924, Mount Saint Charles Academy continues a tradition of educational excellence and holistic formation within a caring and supportive faith community.
  • We believe that a student learns through his or her experience of the total school environment.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1924
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students505 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Mount St Charles Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses12 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Music Theory, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP United States History, AP US Government & Politics
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesHigh School: $13850 Junior High: $12150
Admissions DirectorJoseph O'Neill

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Campus Ministry, Chess & Games Club, Drama Club, Earth Crew, Foreign Language Club, Math Team, Mock Trial Team, Model Legislature, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Photography Club, Robotics Club, Student Council, Yearbook Club

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Flag Football, Ski Club

School Notes

  • Mount Saint Charles Academy is a coeducational, Catholic, junior-senior high school located in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Founded by the Brothers of the Sacred Heart in 1924, Mount Saint Charles Academy continues a tradition of educational excellence and holistic formation within a caring and supportive faith community. We believe that a student learns through his or her experience of the total school environment. As a result of this belief, we begin with the formation of a school community where, through diverse academic, co-curricular, faith development and service experiences, the whole child can be formed.
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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My three children graduated from Mount in '76 '79 and '83 and I never regretted the sacrifices we made to send them to this special school. I gladly continue to financially support them today. No doubt being a Mountie is special. Continue the good work!
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