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  • Financial Aid Application

    The FACTS financial aid application for the 2019-2020 school year is now live. Click here to begin the application. 

    FACTS is now our financial aid processor. It is no longer Smart Aid. 

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    Freshmen, Sophmores & Juniors: Click here to place your yearbook order! Purchase by October 26, 2018 and you will save $15 and, if you choose to personalize, you will get four free icons! Order now before the sale is over.

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Roman In The News

  • Inside Roman Catholic High School’s Expansion & Ambitious Future

    Inside Roman Catholic High School’s Expansion & Ambitious Future

    The country’s first free Diocesan Catholic high school is expanding its footprint in Center City, ceremonially breaking ground on a new visual and performing arts center that serves as the first phase in Roman Catholic High School’s bold $25 million expansion campaign dubbed “A Vision of Promise.”

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  • Roman Catholic Holds Commemoration Of United States’ Entrance Into First World War

    Roman Catholic Holds Commemoration Of United States’ Entrance Into First World War

    On the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I, students at Roman Catholic High School remembered graduates who served in the “war to end all wars.”

    An advanced placement history class of seniors gathered in the school library for the special observance

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  • The verdict is in

    The verdict is in

    No objection: Roman Catholic High School claimed its fourth consecutive victory at the John C. Bradway High School Mock Trial Competition. Above, Roman co-captain Christian Dellavella, of Torresdale, alternates between prosecutor and defense attorney roles during a mock trial

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Our Mission

  • Founded by Thomas E. Cahill in 1890 as the first free Diocesan Catholic high school for boys in the nation, Roman Catholic continues its tradition of excellence as it strives to offer a comprehensive academic curriculum within a disciplined Catholic environment. Enriched by its cultural, racial, and religious diversity, Roman Catholic Provides a  community where each young man can learn to appreciate and respect the uniqueness of others, while becoming a man of personal integrity. Roman Catholic High School Strives to bring the Gospel Values of Jesus Christ to its students, while forming a catholic Community which embodies  the Christian spirit of service to all. 

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