A-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    D+
  3. Teachers
    B-
  4. College Prep
    B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A-
  6. Sports
    B+
Address
1524 W Parrish Ave
Owensboro, KY 42301
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Telephone
(270) 684-3215
Organization Memberships
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
Average SAT
Average ACT
27
65 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.11 responses
Poll
91%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
  • Football games
    27%
  • Homecoming, prom, recollection weeks,
    27%
  • Project graduation
    15%
  • Magazine Drive
    9%
  • BYOT (bring your own tent)
    6%
  • Rat skins
    6%
  • Pep Rallies
    6%

Students

Diversity
D+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
456
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.14 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.14 responses
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.14 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
16:1
National
16:1
Poll
67%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.18 responses
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.18 responses
Poll
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.18 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Boys Athletic Participation
80%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.10 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.10 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.10 responses
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Owensboro Catholic High School Reviews

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I knew Owensboro Catholic was the school for me when they came to my school and said their first priority was to get me to heaven! I enjoy being able to strengthen my religious beliefs while expanding my education. Owensboro Catholic is one big family and our alumni gives us strong support. Graduates of Owensboro Catholic are given a great opportunity to be an important member of society!
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The teachers here are amazing and all truly love their jobs. They're all very knowledgable and always have stuff planned for class there is not any unplanned time. They push the students to be the best they can be without being overwhelming. The homework and class load can become a bit much at times when teachers don't get through all they wanted in a single class period. The best thing, however, is how much they honestly care about the students and are a family. When one of my classmate's father passed away this past year all of her teachers went and made their classes sign a card for her and they checked to make sure she was okay each day. The same goes for if something happens to one of the teachers, such as when one had a heartattack over spring break. We received daily updates via the principal and sent him a card and some flowers. They are always available to those struggling students before or after school and some even have calendars in their rooms dedicated just to scheduling help.
Owensboro Catholic High School is one of the best schools in the state of Kentucky. The class size is small enough that you are able to grow close to your peers and teachers. Every teacher does their best to help you understand the subject and will not stop until you are satisfied with the answer they have given you. Though small, OCHS lets its presence be known through their academics, athletics, and extra-curricular's.