Boston College High School

Parochial/Religious Schools7th-12th
150 Morrissey Blvd., Dorchester

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Enrollment 1484 Students
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Start/End Time 8:20am-2:35pm
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Phone Number 617-474-5010
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School Overview

BC High, an independent Jesuit school for boys grades 7 - 12, combines outstanding academics with a process of formation and reflective spirituality. Dedicated teachers, counselors, and coaches challenge our students to grow in knowledge and as individuals. Students emerge as leaders and engage with opportunities that our campus community, urban location, and global network provide. Our graduates develop competence, conscience, and compassion to succeed at top-ranked colleges and thoughout their careers. More importantly, they take with them a resilient moral and ethical foundation, humility, and lifelong relationships which unite our 15,000 living alumni.

Mission Statement

Boston College High School is a Jesuit, Catholic college preparatory school. We strive to challenge our students to become young men of integrity, educated in faith and for justice, committed to academic excellence and service to others. As a Jesuit, Catholic high school, we strive to reflect the diversity of our church and community. Our mission since 1863 has been to form leaders of competence, conscience and compassion who seek to do all things ad majorem Dei gloriam – for the greater glory of God.


1 to 1 iPad school; Advising/Guidance program every year for all students; BC Hire Internship Program available to seniors and young alumni to obtain internships with alumni; Hyde Center for Global Education currently provides academic, retreat, and service opportunities around the world in 17 countries (including Ireland, China, Argentina, Tanzania, and more!)

Academic Offerings

Full compliment of academic offerings in English, Religious Education, Science, Mathematics, Social Studies, and Languages (Chinese, French, Latin, Spanish). 24 AP courses offered. Numerous electives in every academic department.

Before School Program

School opens at 6 a.m. / Breakfast available

After School Program

Teacher extra help / tutoring / co-curricular clubs / sports - End as late as 9 p.m.

Uniform Description

Khaki pants (no jeans), shirt with a collar, belt

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School Data

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For schools with multiple campuses, the data below is the same across all schools in that network.

Please, note that performance data below only reflects the Next Generation MCAS results for schools who took both Next Generation MCAS and legacy MCAS tests. If the school offers a 10th grade, we encourage checking their legacy MCAS scores here.

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100+ sports, clubs, and organizations. Numerous co-curricular offerings including student government, National Honor Society, Model UN, Robotics, drama, music, choir.
Full compliment of athletic offerings at the Varsity, JV, Freshman and Arrupe levels


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