Saint Saviour at a Glance

Principal: Dr. Paula T. McKeown
Enrollment: 210 young women
Tuition ’16 -’17: $10,150
Fees: $300 one-time registration
Dress Code: Uniform
Choices Considered: All
Scholarships: Students who list SSHS as their first or second choice will be considered for scholarships. Scholarship awards are based on academic performance and TACHS scores.
TACHS Code #: 010


Since 1917, Saint Saviour has embraced the vision of its founders, the School Sisters of Notre Dame: the pursuit of academic excellence and service within an inclusive, diverse community.You want the best high school education you can find. You want to learn and to grow in an environment that prepares you for tomorrow’s world.The vitality and diversity of Saviour will lead you beyond the classroom and prepare you to meet that world. Students of all faiths are welcomed. 

Academic
  • Individualized honors program
  • Average class size – 16
  • 12 Advanced Placement courses offered in each discipline at senior, junior and sophomore levels
  • Concurrent enrollment in college courses through St. John’s University and St. Joseph's College
  • Minimum 5-year foreign language study: Latin, French, Spanish; college-credit available in each language
  • 4-year Religious Studies and retreat program
  • Fine Arts program with advanced study options in Music and Studio Art. Ensemble class offered for students who have some formal training in playing a musical instrument. Music Production elective for seniors. Personal one-on-one art portfolio development
  • High Speed Wifi access with BYOD program, Google Apps for Ed, Windows and MAC based Computer lab, Programming, Robotics
  • Technology initiatives include: Digital Citizenship, Java Programming, Learning Arduino, Game Design Concepts, Minecraft, 3D Design and beginner to advanced photoshop
Guidance
  • Two qualified counselors guide students through their four years of academic, personal and college selection/application process
  • Comprehensive college-prep program implemented in junior and senior years
  • Individualized and small group tutoring available before, during and after school
  • Annual College Fair
Spiritual
  • Active Campus Ministry
  • Chaplain, Rev. Frank W. Spacek, D. Min
  • Sacrament Preparation program available
Success
  • 100% of graduates attend college.
  • 74% of the graduates from Class of 2016 earned merit scholarships
  • 70% of the senior class are enrolled in college-level courses
  • Recent college acceptances include: Bard, Binghamton, Boston College, Boston University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Colorado School of Mines, George Washington University, Macaulay School of Honors, NYU Engineering, NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Occidental College, Princeton University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology, Smith College, U.C. San Diego, University of Maryland-College Park, University of Mass. at Amherst, U.S. Naval Academy Prep School and Villanova University.
Social
  • Competitive Varsity and JV sports program
  • Wide range of clubs and activities
  • Faculty chaperoned international travel
  • Community service supported and encouraged
Admissions Criteria
  • TACHS Exam
  • Application and academic records must be submitted by mid-December