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Camden Catholic High School

Established: 1887
City

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    780
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Catholic
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Located 15 minutes’ drive from historic Philadelphia, Camden Catholic High School is a private US boarding and college preparatory school for students in grades 9-12. Along with its large domestic enrollment, the high school welcomes an intimate group of international students that quickly become a vital part of this close-knit community. The Camden Catholic High School curriculum features 11 Advanced Placement and 26 Honors course, plus College Dual Credit classes given by two nearby colleges.

FACILITIES
The suburban campus covers 33 beautiful acres. Its modern facilities include a multipurpose turf football and hockey field, baseball and softball diamonds, a Lacrosse field and a gymnasium. On top of that, there’s a TV studio, an auditorium, a MAC lab, three science labs, two of which were recently renovated and a new Information Commons filled with new technology labs.

SPORTS AND ARTS
A large majority of students participate in the high school’s athletic program, which has more than 10 boy’s and 10 girls’ varsity sports; most teams have junior varsity and freshman level squads, as well. Students with a love of the fine arts will find the drama and musical production, choir and instrumental music (concert, show, field, jazz and fusion band) programs highly appealing.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
The newly renovated boarding facility has a comfortable, friendly vibe and because it’s situated just steps away from the main building, students living in the dormitories can walk to class, the library and their recreational activities in no time!

Visit School Site: Camden Catholic High School
Visit City Site: Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Famous Alumni

William T. Cahill Jack Carty - former Governor of NJEditor and columnist,
Elizabeth Tirrell Mazzeo - Bloomberg L.P COO,
Andy Gaskill - Disney Pixar Animation Innovator Artist,
Admiral William Fallon - Vice Chief of US Naval Operations/Commander of Naval Forces,
Nanette DiRenzi - Vice Admiral US Navy,
Barbara Dever - Internationally renowned Oprah Performer,
Joseph A. Mussomeli, United States Ambassador to Cambodia and Slovenia

  • 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 33 acres Campus Size
  • 7% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:12
SAT Average
1130
ACT Average
23
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Speciality Programs
Leadership Academy, Service program, Retreat Program, and The Arts Academy - an elite organization of faculty and students dedicated to the performing, fine, and digital arts.
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Football, Golf, Hockey, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Rugby, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
Art - Foundations, Design, Drama, Drawing and Painting, Photography, Public Speaking, Studio Art
Music
Gospel Ensemble, Guitar, Instrumental Ensemble, Jazz Band, Music Production, Music Theory, Symphonic Band
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, European History, Psychology, US History
Languages
French, German, Latin, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Anime Club, Art Club, Ballroom Dancing, Choral, Dance Team, Environmental, Field Band, French Club, Liturgical Choir, Media and Technology, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Honor Society, Newspaper Club, Show Band, TV Studio, Writing Club
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
14-19
ELTiS Required
220
TOEFL Required
70

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