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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    A-
  3. Teachers
    B-
  4. College Prep
    B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A
  6. Sports
    B+
Archbishop Shaw High School is a highly rated, private, all-boys, Catholic school located in Marrero, LA. It has 440 students in grades 8-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. Tuition is $8,700 for the highest grade offered. After graduation, 98% of students from this school go on to attend a 4-year college.
Address
1000 Salesian Ln.
Marrero, LA 70072
Telephone
(504) 340-6727
Organization Memberships
NCEA

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$8,700
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid

Archbishop Shaw High School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
Average ACT
24
45 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.6 responses
Poll
83%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.6 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 12 responses
Report
  • Battle of the Birds
    33%
  • Eaglemania
    33%
  • Homecoming
    17%
  • Oratory
    8%
  • Spirit Week
    8%

Students

Diversity
A-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
440
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.7 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.7 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.7 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Poll
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.10 responses
Poll
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.10 responses
Poll
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.10 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Boys Athletic Participation
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.5 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.5 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.5 responses
Living in the Area
B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    NG
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Cost of Living
    B+
  4. Good for Families
    B-
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$36,230
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$787
National
$949
Median Home Value
$127,600
National
$184,700
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Archbishop Shaw High School Reviews

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As a proud alumnus of Archbishop Shaw, it's very exciting to see the progress that has been made on campus since I've graduated. Renovated facilities, an increase in student activities, and progressively increasing test scores are steps in the right direction. Your son will not experience the closeness of a family environment at any other school in the city! Save the travel time across the river and put your son at Shaw where he'll feel comfortable and safe each day.
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Fantastic school with great academics featuring a multitude of AP, dual enrollment and honors courses. Opportunities to be on staff of local newspapers, work with business executives on real community projects and student filled faculty positions give students valuable experience in real world positions of responsibility. Shaw is a dream school for any student!
Both of my sons graduated from Archbishop Shaw High School. They both went on to graduate from college in four years because they were well prepared for the academics and social culture that they would experience. They were both able to take college credit and AP classes where they were able to enter college with earned credit hours giving them a jump on their college courses. They were both extremely active in multiple sports as well as many extra curricular clubs. And most importantly they were able to strengthen their relationship with God through the many religious program the school offers through masses, youth ministry, retreats, service projects, and many more. Archbishop Shaw has a lot to offer and I highly recommend the school to anyone looking for a diverse Catholic school for their son.