Bishop McDevitt High School (Wyncote, Pennsylvania)
|Bishop McDevitt High School|
|125 Royal Avenue
Wyncote, Pennsylvania, (Montgomery County), 19095
|Motto||Maria Impende Juvamen
(Mary, bestow your aid.)
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic|
|School district||Archdiocese of Philadelphia|
|Asst. Principal||Albert Achuff(deceased)
|Enrollment||approx. 800 (2009)|
|Student to teacher ratio||20:1|
|Color(s)||Black and Gold|
|Athletics conference||Philadelphia Catholic League|
|Team name||Royal Lancers|
|Accreditation||Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Admissions Director||Mary Beth Garrity|
|Athletic Director||Patrick Manzi|
Bishop McDevitt High School is a private, Roman Catholic high school in the Wyncote community in Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania, United States. It is located in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
Bishop McDevitt High School was established in 1958 to serve students north of the city of Philadelphia. It is named after Philip R. McDevitt, former Superintendent of Schools for the Archdiocese before becoming the fourth Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg. Its sports teams participate in the Philadelphia Catholic League and are currently in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association.
Notes and references
- MSA-CSS. "MSA-Commission on Secondary Schools". Retrieved 2009-05-23.
- BMHS. "Bishop McDevitt High School Student Handbook 2006-2007". Bishop McDevitt High School website. Archived from the original on 2007-09-28. Retrieved 2007-05-11.