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  • St. Xavier is the largest all-male Jesuit High School of the 49 in the United States of America.

  • St. Xavier is 176-years old – fourth oldest Jesuit institution in the United States - founded in 1831 with Xavier University.
  • St. Xavier alumni are known as The Long Blue Line.  The Long Blue Line has more than 16,000 living alumni residing in every state in America and several foreign countries.
    • St. X faculty and staff includes more than 40 members who are also alumni.
    • St. X's alumni directory lists 511 living graduates as medical doctors or dentists, 624 as attorneys, and 610 as engineers.
  • St. Xavier’s campus extends 110 acres.

  • St. Xavier is the largest all-male Catholic high school in the State of Ohio.

  • 1,575 young men are enrolled at St. Xavier High School for the 2007 – 2008 academic year.

  • Average class size at St. Xavier is 25.

  • Student to teacher ratio is 15:1.

  • St. Xavier's faculty consists of 120 full-time teachers.

  • 5 Jesuits are involved in teaching and administration at St. Xavier.

  • More than 80% of the students enrolled at St. Xavier are Catholic.

  • 20% of St. Xavier students come from faith backgrounds including, but not limited to – Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Mormon and Muslim.

  • 99% of St. Xavier graduates go on to attend a 4-year university or college.

  • 65% of the graduating Class of 2007 received some form of academic, service and/or athletic scholarship.

  • 24 advanced placement courses are offered in 7 subject areas. Taking these courses gives students college credit prior to enrollment into college.

  • St. Xavier is routinely one of the top high schools in the area with students named national merit finalists, semi-finalists and commended students.

  • 93 grade schools throughout Greater Cincinnati represent the freshman Class of 2011.

  • $2,075,000  was awarded in tuition assistance for the 2007 – 2008 academic year to 85% of those who applied for aid. The average tuition assistance award was $5,110 to 26% of the student body.

  • 11 computer labs are available with more than 330 computers dedicated for student use, including email, internet and message boards.

  • 60+ clubs and organizations available to students at St. Xavier - not including intramurals and athletics - ranging from politics to publications, from engineering to languages, from student government to liturgical music.

  • 75% of the St. Xavier student body voluntarily participates in community service activities.

  • Athletic Conference Affiliation: Greater Catholic League (GCL). Other members include: Alter, Badin, Carroll, Chaminade-Julienne, Elder, Fenwick, LaSalle, McNicholas, Moeller, Purcell Marion and Roger Bacon.

  • 14 Division I Athletic Programs – baseball, basketball, bowling, cross-country, football, golf, hockey, lacrosse, soccer, swimming & diving, tennis, track, volleyball and wrestling.

  • Intramural athletic programs in golf, soccer, basketball, volleyball, football, homerun derby and bowling.

  • More than ½ of our Division I athletic teams have won state championships; 39 total state championships have been won by our athletic teams which is tops in the State of Ohio.


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