St. Raymond Academy For Girls

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
1725 Castle Hill Avenue
Bronx, NY 10462
Tel: (718)824-4220
  • St. Raymond Academy, founded in 1960, is a small Catholic High School for young women.
  • It offers a strong college preparatory program along with business electives.
  • The Academy is committed to guiding students to an appreciation of learning that will enable them not only to realize their God-given potential, but also prepare them to make their unique contribution to society. Accredited by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York, and also by Middle States.
  • We value an education that fosters the pursuit of truth and broadens our students' horizons. We encourage them to accept and respect the diversities among peoples, to live in harmony with others, and to seek peaceful resolutions to conflicts.
  • We strive to foster in our students a pride in their womanhood, and seek to provide them with the tools necessary to develop into capable, self-confident adults.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1960

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses4 courses
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Students must adhere to dress code as per student handbook)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,900
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLisa Schaller


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Dance, Drill Team, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
DanceDrill Team,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.20 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Book Club, Book Club, College and Career Day, College Mentoring, Fashion Design, Girl Power, International Day, Leadership Team, Life Teen, Liturgical Choir, Liturgical Chor, National Honor Society, Project Cicero Book Drive, Prom Committee, Sacrament Preparation, School Band, Step Team, Step Team, Student Council, Yearbook Committee Book Club, Book Club, Fashion Design, Girl Power, Life Teen, Prom Committee, School Band, Step Team, Step Team, College and Career Day,
College Mentoring,
International Day,
Leadership Team,
Liturgical Choir,
Liturgical Chor,
National Honor Society,
Project Cicero Book Drive,
Sacrament Preparation,
Student Council,
Yearbook Committee,
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  3/16/2017
Saint Raymond Academy is a great school! My daughter graduated from there a few years ago and I can't say enough about this school. The teachers are very concerned and the atmosphere is family- like. All students are college ready by graduation and many go to top colleges.
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5  2/25/2017
St. Raymond Academy is an excellent all girls Catholic HS. It's one of the best in the Bronx. The students are friendly and nice with each other. The teachers are amazing and the leadership is excellent. You won't regret having your daughter attend this school!
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5  5/17/2016
I really want to go to this school but I don't have enough money
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The average private school tuition in Bronx, NY is $4,895 for elementary schools and $7,629 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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