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Rockhurst High School
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  • Private, Catholic, All-Boys
  • KANSAS CITY, MO

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Rockhurst High School provided a safe, socially distanced, live, in person, learning environment for the entire 2020-2021 school year, and will again for the 2021-2022 school year. Please view the below link to our back to school plan. Rockhurst strives to continue our mission of forming young men into Ignatian leaders, “men for others”, in the Catholic, Jesuit, college preparatory tradition. Learn More

Report Card

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

About

9301 STATE LINE ROAD
KANSAS CITY, MO 64114

Applying

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

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$14,200
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
47%
Average Financial Aid
$4,100
From Rockhurst High School

Rockhurst High School serves the greater Kansas City area by educating Ignatian leaders, “men for others,” in the Roman Catholic, Jesuit college preparatory tradition. In the spirit of Saint Ignatius Loyola, its goal is the formation of the whole person within a diverse and disciplined environment, as one who is open to growth, strives for academic excellence, is religious, loving and committed to justice through service.

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Rockhurst High School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1360
80 responses
Average ACT
29
312 responses

AdvancED STEM Certification

Rockhurst High School was the first high school in Missouri or Kansas to earn the AdvancED/COGNIA STEM Certification, and still the only for boys in the Kansas City Metro. The forward thinking, creative, and hard work of our faculty and staff proved most worthy and valuable by this distinction.

Culture & Safety

Poll
89%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 19 responses
Poll
74%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 19 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 67 responses
  • Sporting Events
    22%
  • Pep Ralleys
    19%
  • All traditions
    18%
  • Blue/White Mixer
    15%
  • School Dances
    13%
  • School Plays/Musicals
    9%
  • Pep rallies
    3%

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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
938
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 22 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 22 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 22 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
11:1
National
17:1
Poll
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 25 responses
Poll
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 25 responses
Poll
96%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 25 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
Very High
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 15 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 15 responses
87%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 15 responses

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$68,286
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,034
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$188,224
National
$217,500

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