Roman Catholic High School

previous
Roman Catholic High School Photo #1 - Renaissance Hall Grotto
next
Roman Catholic High School Photo #1 - Renaissance Hall Grotto
  • 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.

Top Placements

Roman Catholic High School places among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students953 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
36%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeRoman 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
Show me:
Show me:
  • 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
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 9-12 | 1335 students
    12.8 miles
    11201 Academy Rd
    Philadelphia, PA 19154
    (215)637-1800
    12.8 9-12
    1335
  • Philadelphia
    The City School
    The City School Photo - One Child at a Time
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 322 students
    2.4 miles
    4115 Baltimore Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (215)382-7839
    2.4 PK-12
    322
  • Cranberry Township
    Grades: 9-12 | 574 students
    263.3 miles
    1617 Rt. 228
    Cranberry Township, PA 16066
    (412)321-4823
    263.3 9-12
    574
  • 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

School Reviews

Endorse Roman Catholic High School. 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
This hub page lists over three dozen articles dealing with issues in high school such as academics and discipline.
Seemingly never-ending school shootings prompted me to find out whether private schools were safer than public schools. Some answers and opinions on the matter here.
We look at ways in which your small to medium-sized private school can use social media to make families past, present, and future aware of your school.
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 Philadelphia, PA is $7,430 for elementary schools and $12,115 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Philadelphia, PA is 65% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).