Elizabeth Seton High School
|Elizabeth Seton High School|
5715 Emerson Street
|Motto||Light To Know. Grace To Do.|
|Religious affiliation(s)||Roman Catholic|
(Daughters of Charity)
|President||Sister Ellen Marie Hagar, D.C.|
|Average class size||18|
|Student to teacher ratio||13:1|
|Campus size||24-acre (97,000 m2) campus|
|Color(s)||Burgundy and Gold|
|Slogan||"stronger through sisterhood"|
|Song||Elizabeth Seton High School Song|
|Sports||24 athletic teams|
|Newspaper||The Roadrunner Review|
Elizabeth Seton High School is a private, all-girls Roman Catholic high school in Bladensburg, Maryland, United States. It is located in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington. Elizabeth Seton High School was established on March 15, 1957, and opened with an enrollment of 138 freshmen and a faculty of six Daughters of Charity in September 1959. As early as 1965, the Maryland State Department of Education issued a Certificate of Approval to the school and in 1968 the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools accredited Elizabeth Seton High School.
An all-girls school, Elizabeth Seton was founded in 1959. It covers grades 9-12, and has about 650 students.
The school was named in honor of American Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton. School colors are scarlet, gold, and white. The mascot is a roadrunner. The school motto is "Light to know, grace to do."
- Grades 9-12: 552 (2016-2017)
- Student/teacher ratio: 13-1
- Average class size: 16
- Student/computer ratio: 7.5-1; 1:1 Beginning with the class of 2019
- Class of 2015: 109
- MSA-CSS. "MSA-Commission on Secondary Schools". Archived from the original on 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2009-07-31.
- "Elizabeth Seton High School". Private Schools Report. Retrieved 2007-10-06.