St Vincent Pallotti High School

  • St. Vincent Pallotti High School is a coeducational Catholic school for grades 9 - 12.
  • Located in historical Laurel Maryland, Pallotti attracts students from Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Howard, Montgomery and Prince George's counties and Washington DC. Pallotti pursues its mission of promoting academic excellence and building Christian character in a small community atmosphere.
  • We offer a challenging curriculum, Honors and AP courses, pre-professional Arts Academy, Accelerated Science program, Engineering program and Learning Center for college-bound students who need individual support.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Independent Private Schools Association
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Association of Independent Maryland And DC Schools (JAIMS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1921

Student Body

Total Students441 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St Vincent Pallotti High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size17 students
Number of AP Courses20 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP American Government, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French, AP Physics I, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art 2D, AP United States History, AP World History
Average SAT score1200
Average ACT score24
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform for girls and boys)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 13 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$16,485
Tuition NotesTraditional Rate: $16,485 Locked-In Rate (for four years): $17,480
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorStacy Springer
Admissions AssociateVirginia Rinker


Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Field HockeyFootball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter TrackWrestling,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Art Club, Book Club, Dance Club, French Honor Society, Gaming Club, Guitar Club, Millionaires Club, Model UN Club, Music Ministry House Band, National Honor Society, Pallotti Ambassador Leaders (PALs), Ping Pong Club, Robotics Club, Spanish Honor Society, Student Government Association, Tea Club, Union of the Catholic Apostolate

Arts and Music Programs:
Arts Academy, Chorus, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Wind Ensemble

Recreational Athletic Programs:
In-house Basketball, In-house Soccer

School Notes

  • We offer a callenging curriculum in a small community atmosphere where students feel cared for and personally know.
  • Pallotti Transitions course for incoming Freshmen
  • Four-year Honors program and Advanced Placement (AP) courses
  • Accelerated Science At Pallotti program designed to allow students with a strong interest and aptitude in science to complete the core science curriculum ahead of schedule and have the opportunity to take more elective and AP science courses.
  • Arts Academy providing intensive, pre-professional training in the areas of visual arts, vocal music, instrumental music, theatre and dance directed toward entrance into college and university arts programs.
  • Four-year Engineering program that uses curriculum from Project Lead the Way, a nationally recognized leader in innovative, high quality science, technology, and engineering experiences for K-12 schools.
  • Computer Science program that engages students in real-world activities and problem solving.
  • 96% of our graduates continue higher education immediately following high school
  • Tuition assistance and scholarships available to qualified applicants.
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    13 miles
    8080 New Cut Road
    Severn, MD 21144
    (410) 969-9105
    13 9-12
  • District Heights
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    16.7 miles
    6800 Marlboro Pike
    District Heights, MD 20747
    (301) 735-8401
    16.7 9-12
  • Hyattsville
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    Grades: 9-12 | 865 students
    9.9 miles
    4313 Madison St
    Hyattsville, MD 20781
    (240) 764-2200
    9.9 9-12
  • Bladensburg
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    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 590 students
    10.3 miles
    5715 Emerson Street
    Bladensburg, MD 20710
    (301) 864-4532
    10.3 9-12
  • Olney
    Grades: 9-12 | 1200 students
    9.4 miles
    17301 Old Vic Boulevard
    Olney, MD 20832
    (240) 283-3367
    9.4 9-12

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
The school has been a great fit for my son. He is excelling academically and has enjoyed his participation in the sports teams. Teachers are excellent. Science program is top notch. Check it out.
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The average private school tuition in Maryland is $10,545 for elementary schools and $16,328 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maryland is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).