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Within the academic program you will find the collective work of a faculty grounded in the mission of Lasallian education while, at the same time, understanding of the rigorous demands of a college preparatory school. This balance between the demands of a mission-based education in Christian service, faith, and love and the demands of a pre-collegiate curriculum is what makes La Salle College High School great.

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EXPLORE enrichment

La Salle College High School offers a full range of extra-curricular and co-curricular activities in an effort to develop a close and vibrant school community. Over 85% of students participate in an activity, and the programs attempt to more fully develop the school's philosophy and mission.

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EXPLORE spirituality

La Salle College High School students live their faith through their actions, recognize the inter-connectedness of the world, and act on their obligation to remedy injustice. Through its many poignant service programs, La Salle fosters an awareness of local and world communities and the importance of taking responsibilities on both platforms.

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EXPLORE relationships

La Salle College High School is a community whose students are taught to make use of their freedom and overcome prejudices, ready-made ideas, and social pressures. La Salle students are encouraged to listen, seek, understand, trust, love, respect, and contemplate - all in an attempt to develop in the image of God.

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EXPLORE possibilities

La Salle College High School supports one of the most advanced networks available in secondary education. As a nationally-recognized leader in technology, La Salle's wireless campus allows for high-speed internet access while The Lab Manager Program prepares students for ongoing opportunities in the world of information technology.

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EXPLORE creativity

The Fine Arts are an important part of the La Salle College High School community. There are curricular, co-curricular, and extra-curricular opportunities to become involved in musical, visual, and performing arts.

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EXPLORE challenges

Athletics play a significant part in student life at La Salle College High School. Whether as a participant or spectator, each student experiences a sense of pride, excitement, and accomplishment. Student athletes learn to face their problems, analyze their situations, and adjust accordingly. This allows La Salle student athletes to go out into the world with a sense of responsibility and a well-developed character.

Admissions upcoming events

6th/7th Grade Practice Test

All 6th and 7th grade boys are invited to take a Practice Test on Saturday, March 3, 2018. The fee for this test is $60. A confirmation email will be sent with a payment link once the registration has been completed. Please note that this test is given for practice purposes only and is not used for the granting of scholarships or awarding acceptances to La Salle. All 6th and 7th graders will receive a detailed profile of their performance on the test via mail by the end of March.

Information about the test on March 3, 2018:

  • Students should report by 8:15 AM
  • Test will begin at 8:30 AM and will end before noon
  • Information session for parents will be held at 8:45 AM in the auditorium
  • It is strongly recommended to pre-register, however, applications will be accepted as late as the morning of the test
  • In case of inclement weather on the day of the test, please check the school website for updates

Spend a Day at La Salle

The best way to experience the atmosphere, spirit, and challenges that await a young man at La Salle is to Spend a Day as a VIP.

All 8th graders are invited to spend a full day at La Salle College High School. This is the best way to experience the atmosphere, spirit, and challenges that await a young man at La Salle. Visits can be arranged on any school day beginning September 18, 2017 by clicking the Register button.

7th grade students are invited to Spend a Day with us any regular school day throughout the Spring beginning Monday, March 3, 2018. Visits can be arranged by clicking the Register button.

Transfer students are invited to Spend a Day with us any regular school day throughout the academic year. Visits can be arranged by clicking the Register button.

Open House

Thank you for attending the 2017 Open House at La Salle College High School. We hope that your experience here was a positive one and that you are interested in exploring more of what La Salle has to offer.

Scholarship/Entrance Exam

All 8th grade students applying for 9th grade are required to take the Entrance Exam. All applicants will be considered for admission based on exam performance, prior and current academic achievement and recommendations. We are still accepting applications at this time.

The online application automatically registers each student for the Entrance Exam. Contact us at to learn more about our Entrance Exam. We look forward to your applying to La Salle College High School.

Admissions Staff

Kevin Dougherty

Kevin Dougherty
Class of 2000
Titles: Dean of Enrollment Management

Patricia Finlay

Patricia Finlay
Titles: Admissions Officer, Moderator, Swimming, Moderators, Explorers, Inc.

Walter Muehlbronner

Walter  Muehlbronner
Titles: Assistant Director of Admissions, Faculty, Head Coach, Hockey

To contact the Admissions department by phone please call 215-402-4800