A family’s investment in a high school education is incredibly important and worth careful study. And, sometimes it’s difficult to determine a school’s proof of performance. However, when you compare the price/value of a Bishop Canevin educational experience, you’ll find that we match up well as one of the best high schools in the Pittsburgh region and/or throughout Western Pennsylvania. Here are five reasons why.
Five Reasons Why Bishop Canevin is One of the
Best High Schools in the Pittsburgh Region
1. We Create Ignatian Spiritual Servant Leaders Who Donate Over $275,000 Worth of Their Personal Time Every Year.*
Bishop Canevin is the only Ignatian/Jesuit based high school education in Western Pennsylvania. Our teaching philosophy is grounded in Ignatian Spirituality which asserts that God is present in our world and active in our lives. It is a moral and ethical compass that leads to deeper prayer, good decisions guided by careful thought, and service to others. In service to others, our students donate over $275,000 worth of their personal time every year.
2. We Offer An Outstanding 21st Century Education.
We strive to keep our faculty and students ahead of the technological curve. This is evident in the fact that Bishop Canevin was the first high school in Pennsylvania to incorporate iPads in its curriculum. Each student continues to receives an iPad for educational and personal use. We will continue to provide our students the best in technology.
3. Families Can Save Up to $60,000 for College.
Along with the opportunity to take advanced placement (AP) college courses through the Jesuit Virtual Learning Academy, Bishop Canevin students are able to earn up to 48 college credits and can save up to $60,000 in higher education tuition!
4. Our Average Graduating Student Is Offered Nearly $64,814 in College Scholarships.
Over the past five years, our average graduating student body has been offered more than $7 million in college scholarship offers or roughly $64,814 per graduate.
5. We Field Championship Caliber Sports Teams and Engage in Award-Winning Activities.
Out of 15 Varsity Athletic Teams in 2013, Bishop Canevin’s sports teams fielded 4 section champs, 14 WPIAL Playoff Contenders, 6 State Playoff contenders, and 1 State Championship. In addition, Bishop Canevin offers over 35 clubs and activities – many award-winning – in business, engineering, journalism, performing arts, science, speech, technology and service to others.
*Source: Based on an average of 108 students in four classes donating 30 annual hours at $21.25 per hour.