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Walsh Jesuit High School

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

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Walsh Jesuit High School says

Walsh Jesuit is a Catholic, college preparatory high school and one of 47 Jesuit secondary schools in the United States. Recognized twice as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by the U.S. Department of Education (the only high school in Northeast Ohio to receive this prestigious award twice), Walsh Jesuit operates in the spirit of St. Ignatius Loyola, guiding its students to be intellectually competent, open to growth, loving, religious, and committed to doing justice. Founded in 1964 and located in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, the school has a coeducational enrollment of more than 900.MISSION STATEMENTWalsh Jesuit, a Catholic college preparatory high school in the spirit of St. Ignatius of Loyola, reaches beyond academic excellence to develop competence, conscience, and compassion within its graduates. As a Christ-centered community, we strive to be men and women for others. Walsh Jesuit is the only co-educational Jesuit high school in OhioLocated in Cuyahoga Falls, the school is situated on 108 acres The student body is 50% male and 50% femaleStudents attend from an eight-county area and from more than 100 grade schools Walsh Jesuit provided approximately $1 million in need-based financial aid this year Five Jesuit priests are active in the life of the school17 AP and accelerated courses are offered, each weighted .25 in terms of G.P.A.Nearly half of the student body is enrolled in AP and/or accelerated coursesStudents are required to take four years of theologyStudents must participate in the school's Christian service program and, in fact, collectively donate nearly 16,000 hours annually to worthwhile organizations in the United States and abroad each year The class of 2006 included five National Merit Finalists and five National Merit Commended ScholarsThe average Walsh Jesuit instructor has more than 13 years' teaching experienceMore than 99% of graduates attend four-year colleges and universities 90% of the class of 2007 received $20 million in college scholarshipsMale students may choose from 14 varsity sportsFemale students may choose from 12 varsity sportsWalsh Jesuit's sports teams have won 33 state championships and six national championshipsNumerous intramural athletics are offeredApproximately 6,400 "men and women for others" have graduated from Walsh JesuitAccreditations for Walsh Jesuit High School include: Ohio Department of Education North Central Association Commission on Schools Jesuit Secondary Education Association Ohio Catholic School Accrediting Association

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Finance

Finance

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Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (330) 929-4205
Email
  orendorfk@walshjesuit.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 1,015
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 275
10 268
11 259
12 213

Walsh Jesuit High School's relatively variable 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 Walsh Jesuit High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 15 : 1
Gender 53% Male / 47% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 92%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Extracurriculars

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Diving
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Ice Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Diving
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Ice Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Associations & Memberships

Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)

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