Xaverian High School

  • Xaverian High School is a college preparatory school which provides educational opportunity for learners of all types.
  • Rooted in the missionary charism of St. Francis Xavier and consistent with the principles and commitment of the founder of the Xaverian Brothers in America, Theodore Ryken, Xaverian High School is dedicated to the development of the person through academic excellence, extracurricular involvement, and Christian service to neighbor and community.
  • Faithful to the spirit of its founder, Theodore James Ryken, Xaverian High School responds creatively to the challenges of the present and the future by being a place in which people are attentive to the Lord's call to learn, to serve and to become contributors to the freedom, beauty, and wholeness of themselves and others; where people are prepared to serve their brothers and sisters in ways that are appropriate to their dignity as children of God, and thus become persons living in close relationship with Jesus, their brother.
  • A Xaverian High School education has a profound effect on the lives of its students.
  • As a Xaverian Brothers prep school, we provide academic opportunities to a diverse student body, enabling a realizing of potential, imparting an understanding of commitment, and creating a desire to excel.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12

Student Body

Total Students982 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeXaverian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: NS-12 | 235 students
    0.9 miles
    8515 Ridge Boulevard
    Brooklyn, NY 11209
    (718)238-3308
    0.9 NS-12
    235
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: K-12 | 387 students
    0.9 miles
    8101 Ridge Boulevard
    Brooklyn, NY 11209
    (718)833-9090
    0.9 K-12
    387
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: PK-12 | 818 students
    4.2 miles
    181 Lincoln Place
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718)789-6060
    4.2 PK-12
    818
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: 9-12 | 771 students
    3.2 miles
    500 19th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718)360-2510
    3.2 9-12
    771
  • Bronx
    Fordham Preparatory School
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    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1021 students
    17.5 miles
    441 E. Fordham Road
    Bronx, NY 10458
    (718)367-7500
    17.5 9-12
    1021

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