Rockford Boylan Catholic High School

Boylan is a co-educational high school serving students from Rockford's metropolitan population.
Boylan Catholic High School exists to transmit Gospel values which reflect the active presence of God, to provide a faith-centered community for the teaching and application of these values, and to stimulate and guide students to become informed, responsible and productive citizens of their Church and their Country.
We are dedicated to the education of the whole person.
We will help you strive for excellence in all areas of your life: in work, in play and in your relationships with God and those around you.
Boylan Catholic High School offers a wonderful opportunity to begin a very special academic and spiritual journey.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 591 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,702
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Rockford Boylan Catholic High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1960

Student Body

Total Students
591 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Rockford Boylan Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
69%
Average Class Size
18 students
Number of AP Courses
19 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus 1, AP Calculus 2, AP Chemistry, AP European History, AP Language and Composition, AP Literature and Composition, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish 5, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art: 2D Design, AP Studio Art: Drawing, AP U.S. Government, AP U.S. History
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Boylan Catholic offers significant aid to any family that expresses need, as well as discounts to families with multiple students at Boylan at the same time.
% on Financial Aid
46%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,400
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Matt Weber

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
26 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Anime Club, Book Club, Broadcasting Club, Chess Club, Club Med, Diversity Club, Environmental Club, Key Club, Link Crew, Math Team, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Natural Helpers, Newspaper, Pro Life Club, Scholastic Bowl, Science Olympiad, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Band, Choir, Drumline

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Bass Fishing Team, Lacrosse

School Notes

  • Boylan is a co-educational high school serving students from Rockford's metropolitan population. Boylan Catholic High School exists to transmit Gospel values which reflect the active presence of God, to provide a faith-centered community for the teaching and application of these values, and to stimulate and guide students to become informed, responsible and productive citizens of their Church and their Country. We are dedicated to the education of the whole person. We will help you strive for excellence in all areas of your life: in work, in play and in your relationships with God and those around you. Boylan Catholic High School offers a wonderful opportunity to begin a very special academic and spiritual journey.
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Virgil Abloh '98 - World-renowned fashion designer (Off-White, Louis Vuitton, Nike)
    • Dean Lowry '12 - NFL Player (Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings)
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Rockford Boylan Catholic High School cost?
Rockford Boylan Catholic High School's tuition is approximately $9,702 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Rockford Boylan Catholic High School?
The acceptance rate of Rockford Boylan Catholic High School is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 91%.
Who are famous alumni from Rockford Boylan Catholic High School?
Rockford Boylan Catholic High School famous alumni include: Virgil Abloh '98 and Dean Lowry '12.
What sports does Rockford Boylan Catholic High School offer?
Rockford Boylan Catholic High School offers 18 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track and Wrestling. Rockford Boylan Catholic High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for most sports offered.
What is Rockford Boylan Catholic High School's ranking?
Rockford Boylan Catholic High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Illinois for: Largest student body, Most AP courses offered, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for Rockford Boylan Catholic High School?
The application deadline for Rockford Boylan Catholic High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked IL School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 591 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $9,702
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Rockford, IL is $5,675 for elementary schools and $7,320 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Rockford, IL is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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