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“At a Glance”

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Why Bishop Hendricken?

  • Premier, all-boys Catholic college preparatory high school in Rhode Island.
  • A rich tradition of attracting gifted scholars, artists, and athletes who will become men of character, faith, and intellect.
  • Our graduates are accomplished professionals in every industry, and they become life-long learners and community leaders who give back to our world in a spirit of service and compassion.
  • Tradition of excellence in Catholic education for young men.
  • Over 500 National Merit and Commended Scholars in the past 50 years.
  • Academic Decathlon National Champions in 2017 & RI State Champions from 2011-2019.
  • 10 varsity, 5 freshman, and 1 unified state championship in 2018-2019, and 217 state athletic championships since 1959.
  • Performance awards in drama, media arts, music, drama, and visual art, including 4 show choir grand championships, the SENE Film Festival, 17 All-State Musicians, percussion ensemble and Silver Key Awards.
  • 98% college placement at the nation’s top colleges and universities, others into the military or a post-graduate year before college.
  • $25.2 million in college grants and scholarships awarded to our 2018 graduating class.
  • 224 colleges and universities where seniors were accepted.
  • The lowest tuition among comparable Catholic and private schools in the region.
  • Our students provide over 42,000 hours of community service annually.

Facts & Figures

Affiliation:   Roman Catholic, Diocese of Providence 
Enrollment:  875 young men, grades 8-12 (27 in 8th Grade SELECT Honors Institute)
Student-Faculty ratio:  12:1 
Average Class Size:  22 students
Faculty:  86, 72% hold a masters degree
Location:  Warwick, Rhode Island
Campus:  Suburban campus with spacious 34 acres 
Curriculum:  4 College-Prep levels with over 100 courses, and an 8th grade Honors program 
Honors & AP Classes:  23 Honors, 16 Advanced Placement 
Activities:  47 clubs and organizations
Athletics:  14 sports in the RI Interscholastic League, plus 2 club sports and 12 different intramural sports. Two unified sports programs.
Mission Trips:   Peru & Texas

2018-2019 Academic Year

Tuition:  $14,750 for Grades 9-12

$13,100 for Grade 8

$19,750 for Options Program

(Monthly payment plans available) 

Books & Fees:  Approximately $300 
Financial Aid:  64% receive need-based aid 
Average Award:  $3,250; Awards range from $1,500 to $5,500 
Total Aid Awarded:  $1.75 million tuition assistance awarded
Merit Scholarships:  30 merit and need-based scholarships are awarded each year based on entrance exam scores and academic performance in middle school. Additional scholarships are available for those who meet certain financial as well as academic criteria.