Overview of High School
Founded in 1916, West Catholic Preparatory High School has enjoyed a rich history of preparing young
people to be competitive in the college setting and the career world. The challenging academic
curriculum, competitive athletics program and engaging activities complement each other to foster
courage, character and leadership.
West Catholic Preparatory High School Mission Statement
West Catholic Preparatory High School is a Catholic community of academic excellence in an urban
environment that is open to an interdenominational population. The school’s rigorous spiritual,
academic, technological, and co-curricular programs develop our ethnically and religiously diverse
student body into young men and women of strong moral and ethical character. West Catholic prepares
each student to face the challenges of everyday life in an ever- changing global society.
West Catholic Preparatory High School Belief Statement
At West Catholic Preparatory Catholic High, we believe our education...
- Inspires a life-long commitment to service, especially to those in need
- Is grounded in the Catholic message of gospel values;
- Is a ministry that participates in God’s saving work;
- Develops each person’s full potential-spiritually, intellectually, socially and physical;
- Inspires a life-long commitment to service, especially to those in need;
- Promotes learning in a collaborative effort between home and school;
- Fosters mutual respect among students, teachers, administrators, and all members of the school community
- Should be made available to all students regardless of ethnicity, religious affiliation or socio-economic status;
- Encourages respect for and an understanding of our multicultural family.