The Catholic High School of Baltimore

  • The Catholic High School of Baltimore provides a positive educational environment for young women throughout Maryland. The school community challenges its constituents to academic excellence, responsible leadership, and Christian community service.
  • We prepare students for leadership roles in the community, in the Church, and in the world of the twenty-first century.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1939

Student Body

Total Students340 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeThe Catholic High School of Baltimore Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size12 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP French, AP Government, AP Music Theory, AP Spanish, AP United States History
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,300
Tuition NotesCatholic High offers a Tuition Guarantee- the promise that tuition will not raise over the course of your daughter's four years. Fees are subject to change.
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions AssociateAngela Baumler

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Ambassadors Club, Athletic Association, Fellowship of Christians United in Service, Forensics Team, French Honor Society, Library Aides, Library Clubs, National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Student Council, TCHS-TV - School Television Station, The Highway-School Newspaper, The Troubadour - School Yearbook, Tri-M Music Honor Society

School Notes

  • 100% of Catholic High graduates go to colleges and universities.
  • Catholic High offers four-year specialty programs in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), Biomedical, Visual & Performing Arts and Archangel (for students who learn differently). 
  • 80% of students at Catholic High are also athletes.
  • Students are offered free college courses through Neumann Univeristy for students in 10th-12th grades.
  • There are 45 different clubs and activities to get involved in at Catholic High.
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