Roman Catholic High School

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  • Founded in 1890, through the benevolence of Thomas E. Cahill, Roman Catholic High School is located in the heart of Center City, Philadelphia.
  • Drawing students from throughout the Delaware Valley, Roman Catholic boasts a challenging academic curriculum, a competitive sports program and engaging activities.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Independent Private Schools Association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students953 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
36%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Roman Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Philadelphia
    Father Judge High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 873 students
    9.6 miles
    3301 Solly Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19136
    (215) 338-9494
    9.6 9-12
    873
  • Glenside
    La Salle College High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1108 students
    9.5 miles
    8605 Cheltenham Avenue
    Glenside, PA 19038
    (215) 233-2911
    9.5 9-12
    1108
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 9-12 | 1103 students
    12.8 miles
    11201 Academy Rd
    Philadelphia, PA 19154
    (215) 637-1800
    12.8 9-12
    1103
  • Philadelphia
    The City School
    The City School Photo - We are The City School
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 546 students
    1 miles
    910 N. 6th Street (Multiple Campus Locations)
    Philadelphia, PA 19123
    (215) 792-6224
    1 PK-12
    546
  • Cranberry Township
    Grades: 9-12 | 593 students
    263.3 miles
    1617 Rt. 228
    Cranberry Township, PA 16066
    (412) 321-4823
    263.3 9-12
    593

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The average private school tuition in Philadelphia, PA is $7,702 for elementary schools and $12,354 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Philadelphia, PA is 66% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).