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Cheverus High School
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  • Private, Catholic
  • PORTLAND, ME

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Our spacious campus affords our community the space and resources to meet or exceed all CDC safety guidelines, therefore Cheverus welcomed all students on campus every day for in-person learning. Vaccinated individuals are not required to wear masks on campus. Learn More

Report Card

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

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
No
Required/Recommended Tests
None

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$21,410
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
70%
Average Financial Aid
$11,200
From Cheverus High School

At Cheverus, we prepare young men and women to be people for and with others. Jesuit education seeks to develop the whole student - mind, body and spirit. Not only are Cheverus students challenged academically, but they are also encouraged to honor their own unique passions and gifts. Cheverus is committed to cultivating excellence and forming young people into competent, intellectually curious and socially conscious adults.

With nearly 100% of our students going on to post-secondary school, the Cheverus experience provides the right balance of academic rigor and support. Students build the academic foundation critical to continued academic success after graduation. All courses are taught at the college prep level, and we also offer honors courses and 16 Advanced Placement subjects.

Cheverus makes every effort to supplement family resources for students who require financial assistance; 70% of our families receive some level of tuition assistance.

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Cheverus High School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1270
215 responses
Average ACT
29
47 responses

Cheverus STEM Program

The Cheverus STEM distinction, which highlights the STEM offerings at Cheverus, creates experiences for students where curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking thrive. Participation in the four strands challenges students to think and act like a scientist—to question, make careful observations and predictions, analyze data, and apply and explain their personal knowledge.

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 13 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 13 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 32 responses
  • Auction, Stag Stampede, Cheverus Has Talent
    19%
  • Sporting Events
    19%
  • Spirit Week
    16%
  • Homecoming
    13%
  • The Stag Stampeed
    13%
  • SPIRIT WEEK
    9%
  • College fair
    6%

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Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
361
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 14 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 14 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 14 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Poll
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 17 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 17 responses
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 17 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
93%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 14 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 14 responses
93%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 14 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$62,565
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,231
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$286,549
National
$217,500

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