As we enter our 175th anniversary year at Xavier, we have a long tradition of helping young men grow intellectually, spiritually, and physically.
Our roots as a Jesuit, Catholic school commit us to guiding our students to be Men for Others who work for the greater glory of God and the betterment of the world.
It is a bold mission, but one that, when undertaken wholeheartedly, yields magnificent results.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,002 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $21,200
  • Acceptance rate: 40%
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1

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Xavier High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
1,002 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
Xavier High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
82 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size
23 students
Number of AP Courses
18 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Comparative Government & Politics, AP Computer Science, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP European History, AP Italian, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Spanish, AP Studio Art, AP US Government & Politics, AP US History, AP World History
Average SAT score
1261
Average ACT score
26
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Blue blazer or school sweater, blue or white dress shirt, tie, and khaki pants)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
We do not charge any additional fees, beyond the registration fee and athletic team fees. Food purchased in the cafeteria is a separate cost.
% on Financial Aid
37%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$10,200
Acceptance Rate
40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Steven Noga
Admissions Associate
Marvin Thomas
Endowment Size
$85 million

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
66 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Academic and Leadership Team, African-American Culture Club, Asian-American Culture Society, Big Brothers, Birding Club, Board Game Club, Chess Club, Culinary Club, Darts Club, Engineering Club, Environmental Solidarity Club, French Club, Gay-Straight Alliance, Greek Club, Hip Hop Society, Home Finance Club, Indian Clulture Club, Irish-American Society, Italian Club, Jewish-American Club, LatinX Club, League of Computer Scientists, Marine Biology, Math Club, Medical Science Club, Microfinance Club, Military History Club, Mock Trial, Model UN, National Honor Society (Loyola Chapter), National Junior Classical League, NYC Mentors, NYS Italian Honor Society, NYS Science Honor Society, Paintball Club, Philosophy and Ethics Club, Ping Pong Club, Pool Club, Shelter Helpers Club, Ski and Snowboard Club, Spectrum, Speech and Debate, Sports Management Club, Student Alumni Ambassadors, Student Leadership Council, The Entrepreneurial and Investment Society, True-Self Club, Xavier Europe Trip, Xavier's Adventure Travels

Arts and Music Programs:
Book Club, Cartooning & Illustration Club, Chorus Cultural Arts Club, Dramatics Society, Film Club, Freshman Drama, Knight Vision Network, Lexicon, Photography Club, Podcast Club, Poetry Club, Sci-Fi Club, Stage Crew, The Review, Yearbook

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Boxing Club, Esports Club

School Notes

  • Since 1847, Xavier has offered a transformative education capable of helping young men of competence, conscience, and compassion to grow holisticallyto be young men open to growth, intellectually competent, loving, religious, and committed to doing justice. Our Jesuit roots commit us to guiding our students to become Men for Others, critically minded young men who work to bring love, justice, and mercy into action for the greater glory of God. We love that this is our bold mission, but one that when undertaken wholeheartedly yields magnificent results.
Profile last updated: 05/24/2022

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,002 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $21,200
  • Acceptance rate: 40%
  • Average class size: 23 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 1

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