Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    507
  • Type
    Private, Religious
  • Religion
    Catholic
  • Reviews
    37 3.8
  • Ranking

Cheverus High School is a private Catholic school in Portland, Maine. It has 507 students in grades 9-12. There have been 37 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

267 Ocean Ave
Portland, ME 04103
(207) 774-6238

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 37 reviews
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    • Parent
    • 4
    Admissions: The admissions process at Cheverus High School is seamless. A student essay and a parent essay is required as well as middle school grades and teacher recommendations. The admissions department keeps you notified when the information is received. They administer a standardized test for class placement. Highest scorers receive financial reward. Financial aid is very generous and fair. However I do know some recipients who I do not believe needed the aid based solely on the fact they also have a "ski" house.
    • Parent
    • 3
    Teachers: Probably like most schools there's a mix. Some very good teachers, many that are pretty good, and a sprinkling of teachers that have no business teaching.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: This school is very strict about the dress code, which I believe is an amazing thing. There is very little to no bullying, if there is the kids will stand up for each other and make sure it stops. We are all one big community.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Student Culture & Diversity: This school has an amazing culture to it. The kids are amazing, the teachers are very good and care about the students. There is an amazing sense of community at this school, we are all together.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Educational Outcomes: Not the best school, but prepared me for college.

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Waynflete School 2 mi. 556
3.00 North Yarmouth Academy 10 mi. 262
St. Dominic Academy 28 mi. 563
2.33 St. Dominic Regional High School 31 mi. 276
3.33 Hebron Academy 36 mi. 256

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

Gender

Gender
Male 55%
Female 44%

Student Diversity

Cheverus High School United States Hebron Academy North Yarmouth Academy St. Dominic Academy St. Dominic Regional High School Waynflete School
White 91.0% 51.6% 67.0% 95.0% 95.0% 96.0% 84.0%
Asian 5.0% 4.7% 22.0% 2.0% 3.0% 1.0% 5.0%
African American 2.0% 15.2% 7.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 4.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 24.5% 2.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 5.0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 25.0%
Grade 10 26.0%
Grade 11 25.4%
Grade 12 23.5%

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 6 responses

  • 100% Yes
  • 0% Not sure.
  • 0% No