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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 330 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,900
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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St. Raymond Academy For Girls ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1960
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
330 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
St. Raymond Academy For Girls Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
25 students
Number of AP Courses
4 courses
Advanced Courses
AP ENGLISH LITERATURE & COMPOSITION, AP SPANISH LANGUAGE, AP SPANISH LITERATURE, AP US HISTORY
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Students must adhere to dress code as per student handbook)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
70%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Lisa Schaller

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
20 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Book Club, Fashion Design, Step Team

Arts and Music Programs:
Book Club, College and Career Day, College Mentoring, 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, Student Council, Yearbook Committee

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Step Team

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
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  
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  
I really want to go to this school but I don't have enough money
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 330 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,900
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Bronx, NY is $5,596 for elementary schools and $9,145 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Bronx, NY is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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