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Loyola School

Loyola School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

Loyola School says

As a Catholic, independent, coeducational, college preparatory, urban, secondary day school, rooted in the Jesuit tradition, Loyola School challenges its young men and women to become intellectually fulfilled, open to growth, religious, loving, and committed to doing justice. Loyola School is committed to challenging its students religiously, intellectually, aesthetically, physically, and socially. Opportunities for personal study, reflection, and leadership allow students to expand their knowledge, develop their skills, mature as individuals and community members, and realize the goodness inherent in themselves and all God's creation. In keeping with the Ignatian spirit of cura personalis (care for the whole person), Loyola School strives to develop the diverse and unique talents of each member of the Loyola community, and encourages the use of these talents to serve others for the greater glory of God. Loyola School is an academically rigorous, coeducational Jesuit preparatory school located on Manhattan's Upper East Side. Loyola offers a values-based education embracing the Ignatian philosophy of cura personalis (care for the whole person), service to others and a life of purpose. The school values what it calls "grad at grad" virtues – academically excellent, open to growth, religious, loving, and committed to doing justice. Founded in 1900, Loyola School maintains a diverse student body in a small, friendly environment of approximately 200 young men and women in grades 9-12. Loyola School's teacher-to-student ratio is one of the lowest for independent schools in the metropolitan area.Loyola School graduates find success in the best colleges and universities in the U.S. 75% of the members of the class of 2011 are attending schools in the "top 50" colleges and universities.Reflecting the spirit of "cura personalis," the Loyola School community is actively involved in learning outside the classroom, enhancing the communities in which they live, and building the foundation for a lifetime of leadership and service to others.The energy and talents of Loyola School's faculty, staff and administration are among the school's strongest assets. Loyola School's teacher-to-student ratio is arguably the lowest for independent schools in the metropolitan area.Loyola School alumni are generous and supportive and remain close to classmates, faculty, and other members of the Loyola community.Central to the Loyola School experience is service to the poor and disadvantaged. Students, teachers, parents, and alumni regularly engage in service and understand themselves in light of the Jesuit ideal of being "women and men for others."

Curriculum

Includes College Preparatory program

Finance

Finance

Tuition

Grades Cost Term
K-12 $31,860 Annual

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (212) 288-3522
Email
  jlyness@loyola-nyc.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 206
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 57
10 55
11 47
12 47

Loyola School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Loyola School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 10 : 1
Gender 55% Male / 45% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 70%
Multi-racial 7%
Hispanic/Latino 12%
Black or African American 5%
Asian 5%

Extracurriculars

  • Dance
  • Paddle Tennis
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

Associations & Memberships

Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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