Boston College High School in Boston, MA - Niche

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    Private, Religious, All-Boys
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Boston College High School is a private, Catholic, all-boys school in Boston, Massachusetts. It has 1,614 students in grades 7-12. There have been 76 reviews written and they have been very positive.

150 William T Morrissey Blvd
Dorchester, MA 02125
(617) 474-5115

Ratings and Reviews
4.3 from 76 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 5
    Educational Outcomes: The coursework has prepared me for college and beyond.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: All of the teachers are very knowledgeable and they are always available for extra help after and before school.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Resources & Facilities: Everything at this institution is high quality and the facilities are state of the art.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Health & Safety: The school is very strict when it comes to bullying, drugs, and alcohol.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: The administration is helpful towards students and the policies allow students to proceed through their school days.

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Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.33 Milton Academy 4 mi. 997
4.33 Buckingham Browne & Nichols School 6 mi. 1,012
3.00 Xaverian Brothers High School 10 mi. 909
3.00 St. Johns Preparatory School 19 mi. 1,171
2.66 Central Catholic High School 28 mi. 1,353

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Male 100%
Female 0%

Student Diversity

Boston College High School United States Buckingham Browne & Nichols School Central Catholic High School Milton Academy St. Johns Preparatory School Xaverian Brothers High School
White 87.0% 51.6% 75.0% 79.0% 62.0% 92.0% 88.0%
African American 6.0% 15.2% 4.0% 1.0% 8.0% 1.0% 3.0%
Asian 4.0% 4.7% 13.0% 3.0% 16.0% 2.0% 3.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.6% 3.0% 2.0% 8.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 24.5% 3.0% 12.0% 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 7 9.8%
Grade 8 9.5%
Grade 9 22.4%
Grade 10 18.9%
Grade 11 21.4%
Grade 12 18.0%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 80% Yes
  • 0% Not sure.
  • 20% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 38% Engaging community
  • 15% They walk the talk: A Man for Others
  • 15% Character development
  • 15% All male school.
  • 15% College counselors excellent!

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 50% Great school
  • 33% Men for and with others
  • 17% School for others

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% The commute may be long but it is worth it
  • 20% Work Hard. Do not slack off.
  • 20% Take advantage of all BC High has to offer

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% I love everything about this school.
  • 40% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.