About Roman Catholic High School
Roman Catholic High School was founded in 1890 through the vision of Philadelphia businessman, Thomas E. Cahill. Presently, our diverse student body draws from every section of the city as well as the surrounding counties.
Over the last 133 years, many impressive young men have passed through Broad and Vine. Alumni and friends can be rightfully proud of the accomplishments of our students.
Over 175 different elementary schools are represented in Catholic High.
The graduating class of 2023 garnered a over $26 million in scholarships and grants.
96% of the Class of 2023 matriculated to some of the finest colleges and universities throughout the United States.
The Empire is a magazine published several times throughout the year chronicling the events and achievements of the students, alumni, and faculty of Roman Catholic High School.
The monthly e-newsletters are sent out to friends, family, and alumni of Roman Catholic High School. View the archives by clicking below.