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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Sports
    grade A

About

2300 S Washington St
Tacoma, WA 98405
About Bellarmine Preparatory School...

Applying

Application Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
$30
Interview Required
No data available  
Required/Recommended Tests
HSPT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$17,060
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
42%
Average Financial Aid
$6,000
From Bellarmine Preparatory School

Welcome to Bellarmine! Since 1928, Bellarmine has educated young men and women to live lives of leadership, compassion and service.

As a Jesuit school, we are not only dedicated to academic excellence, but the development and care for the whole person. We are devoted to preparing young men and women for success in college and beyond, and to instill in them a desire and passion to lead and serve others in the communities, careers and organizations they will go forth to.

With a strong, experienced and dedicated faculty and approximately 900 students from all over the South Puget Sound region, Bellarmine is a vibrant, exciting community of faith and learning. From athletics to clubs, music, campus ministry, robotics, theater and more –every student can find their passion and home at Bellarmine.

We invite you to learn more about us, our mission and our programs by visiting campus to experience first-hand what it is like to be a Lion!

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Bellarmine Preparatory School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1260
276 responses
Average ACT
28
116 responses

Bellarmine's Marine Chemistry Program

Marine Chemistry is a four-year extracurricular scientific research program for highly capable and motivated students. The Marine Chemistry Program is dedicated to the protection and preservation of the environment. Through scientific research students see solutions to scientific problems to make the world a better place for all its inhabitants.

Culture & Safety

Poll
60%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 25 responses
Poll
48%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 25 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 74 responses
  • Football games
    23%
  • Assemblies
    15%
  • Homecoming
    12%
  • Coffehouse/open mic night
    9%
  • Spring musical
    9%
  • Basketball games
    8%
  • Volunteering Events
    8%

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Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
870
96%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 26 responses
42%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 26 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 26 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Poll
61%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 36 responses
Poll
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 36 responses
Poll
61%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 36 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
65%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 26 responses
46%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 26 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 26 responses

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$63,196
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,252
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$258,951
National
$217,500

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