CHS At a Glance
Catholic High School is a coed 9-12 college preparatory school,
located in Huntsville, Alabama. Catholic High School is the only
Catholic parochial high school in the greater Huntsville area.
Enrollment: 300 students
Male/Female Ratio: Approximately 47% / 53%
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: Approximately 10:1
National Merit Scholars: 12% of seniors from class of 2007
named National Merit Finalists and Commended Scholars
Profile Average Scores for Class of 2007:
ACT Composite: 26.3
Courses offered in every academic discipline. More than
60% of students typically take at least one AP course before
graduation. Of the students who have taken three or more
AP courses, more than 50% are typically named AP Scholars.
100% of seniors are accepted to a college or university.
of 2007 received more than $3.04 million in scholarships.
Student Community Service:
High School students have contributed more than 32,000 hours in
Average Teaching Experience: More than 10 years
Advanced Degrees: More than 50% of Catholic High School
teachers hold advanced degrees.
Year Founded: 1996
Number of Alumni: 327
38,000-square-foot facility at 4810 Bradford Drive
A new 55-acre campus, located in Thornton Research Park, to
include chapel, academic wings, auditorium, gymnasium and athletic
New Campus Plans
Capital Initiatives: The Catholic High School Board of
Directors is actively engaged in a Capital Campaign, “A Time to
Build,” to provide needed capital for the construction of
facilities on the new campus.
High School is governed by a Board of Directors in accordance with
policies of the Diocese of Birmingham in Alabama.
Accreditation and Memberships:
High School is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges
and Schools (SACS) and is a member of the National Catholic
Education Association (NCEA).