Knowledge is a Higher Power

Knowledge is most valuable when it can be applied. With a diverse, rigorous curriculum that fosters independent thinking and the pursuit of individual interests, La Salle College High School sets you on the route to academic excellence - and to your greatest potential. Here, paths are not followed, but rather blazed by those who seek to lead by accomplishment.

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An education of quality is a journey where all roads lead to distinction.For over 150 years, La Salle College High School has provided a college preparatory education for young men in the Philadelphia area. La Salle students are taught to be critical thinkers who are well prepared academically, able to communicate effectively, and lead confidently.

La Salle College High School's curriculum is faith-centered, academically challenging, and designed to prepare young men for the future. Featuring a wide variety of electives, our college preparatory program of studies is designed to challenge students to realize their academic potential.

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Academic Support

La Salle provides many programs to support students with the challenges of a college preparatory curriculum. The David Program is an outstanding program which provides additional support for students with learning differences. The National Honors Society has a strong tradition of pairing students in peer-to-peer tutoring for specific academic subjects. Academic Departments now have Resource Centers which provide additional assistance from faculty members throughout the school day. La Salle also maintains a strong tradition of grade level counselors monitoring academic struggles and helping to identify appropriate means of support.

Academics News

Global Business Concentration Program Offers First-Hand Guidance, Experience

Global Business is the newest of what are now three concentration programs developed at the school in the past year. Like the IT Professional Concentration and the Engineering Concentration, Global Business students will take seminar courses, create professional portfolios and complete capstone projects. The program will include guest lectures, field trips, immersion experiences, site visits, and above all mentoring from La Salle’s loyal alums. 

Explorers Recognized As National Merit Semifinalists

Congratulations to the following Explorers for being named 2022 National Merit Semifinalists:  Sebastian Barnes, Evan Cohen, Matthew Giordano, Harrison Glover, Alexander Ippoliti. Less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors qualify for this prestigious honor! 

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