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

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Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$0
Interview Required
No
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$11,500
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
10%
Average Financial Aid
$1,500
From Preston High School

Located in the Bronx, Preston High School is an all-girls private Catholic college preparatory school rooted in the virtues of dignity, honor, respect and compassion. Through a broad and challenging curriculum, a diverse, faith-centered community and a commitment to service, Preston empowers young women by providing them with the skills needed to become compassionate leaders for change in their world.
Preston offers a wide selection of courses and activities in a welcoming and nurturing environment. Our co-curricular program of after-school clubs and organizations is inclusive and provides a means of personal expression and exploration of interests for our diverse student population. Our sports program fields JV and Varsity teams in 5 sports.
PHS graduates are accepted to a wide range of colleges and universities, including some of the most selective schools in the nation. Alumnae consistently report back that they feel well prepared to handle the academic demands of their college.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1150
257 responses
Average ACT
25
20 responses

Guidance and the Freshmen Academy

Our Freshman Academy offers academic and emotional support to our newest students to ease their transition to high school. Mentors, teachers and guidance counselor meet regularly to get to know the freshmen and their strengths and weaknesses. Junior Ambassadors meet with Freshmen to make them feel welcome and to encourage their participation in the life of the school outside of the classroom.

Culture & Safety

Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 23 responses
Poll
74%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 23 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 77 responses
  • Step Up Day
    26%
  • Lock-In
    18%
  • Preston Idol
    14%
  • The Play
    12%
  • Compassion Connection events
    10%
  • Class Parties
    8%
  • Spirit Week
    5%

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Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
470
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 25 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 25 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 25 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
17:1
Poll
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 36 responses
Poll
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 36 responses
Poll
86%
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 B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
94%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 17 responses
41%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 17 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 17 responses

Living in the Area

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade D+
Median Household Income
$83,303
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,513
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$463,726
National
$217,500

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