St. Albans School

St. Albans School is a college preparatory school for boys, chartered by the Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation, in Washington, D.C. The school is dedicated to fostering the spiritual, intellectual, and physical development of its students. St. Albans challenges its students to achieve excellence and to embrace responsibility, and it expects them to act always with honor and to respect and care for others.
The school believes that the spiritual growth of its students gives meaning to their intellectual and physical endeavors.
Toward this end, St. Albans seeks to provide an understanding of the Christian faith, as expressed through the Episcopal tradition.
As an Episcopal School with a pastoral commitment to all, St. Albans welcomes boys of all faiths and respects the religious beliefs of all members of the School community.
The objective of the school's rigorous academic program is to teach each student strong skills of analysis and expression; to instill core knowledge in the arts, sciences, and humanities; to foster the ability to think critically, creatively, and independently; and to inspire intellectual curiosity and a passion for learning.
Through its varied academic and extracurricular offerings, St. Albans encourages its students to develop their unique talents and to pursue knowledge that will serve both the individual and society.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked DC School
  • Grades: 4-12
  • Enrollment: 576 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $42,484
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 6 / Jan. 20
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Albans School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in District Of Columbia for:

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Attribute
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 4-12
Year Founded
1909
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
576 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 46%
Students by Grade
St. Albans School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size
13 students
Number of AP Courses
13 courses
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 6 / Jan. 20
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$27,020
Admissions Director
Tyler Casertano
Admissions Associate
Lily Kosegarten

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School Notes

  • St. Albans School is a college preparatory school for boys, chartered by the Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation, in Washington, D.C. The school is dedicated to fostering the spiritual, intellectual, and physical development of its students. St. Albans challenges its students to achieve excellence and to embrace responsibility, and it expects them to act always with honor and to respect and care for others. The school believes that the spiritual growth of its students gives meaning to their intellectual and physical endeavors. Toward this end, St. Albans seeks to provide an understanding of the Christian faith, as expressed through the Episcopal tradition. As an Episcopal School with a pastoral commitment to all, St. Albans welcomes boys of all faiths and respects the religious beliefs of all members of the School community. The objective of the school's rigorous academic program is to teach each student strong skills of analysis and expression; to instill core knowledge in the arts, sciences, and humanities; to foster the ability to think critically, creatively, and independently; and to inspire intellectual curiosity and a passion for learning. Through its varied academic and extracurricular offerings, St. Albans encourages its students to develop their unique talents and to pursue knowledge that will serve both the individual and society.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Albans School cost?
St. Albans School's tuition is approximately $42,484 for private students.
What sports does St. Albans School offer?
St. Albans School offers 10 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Football, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis and Wrestling.
What is St. Albans School's ranking?
St. Albans School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in District Of Columbia for: Largest student body and Oldest founding date.
When is the application deadline for St. Albans School?
The application deadline for St. Albans School is Jan. 6 / Jan. 20.
In what neighborhood is St. Albans School located?
St. Albans School is located in the Northwest Washington neighborhood of Washington, DC. There are 61 other private schools located in Northwest Washington.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked DC School
  • Grades: 4-12
  • Enrollment: 576 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $42,484
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 6 / Jan. 20
  • Source: Verified school update

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