About STA

St. Albans at a Glance 

Year Opened:

Student-to-Faculty Ratio:
7 to 1


 Average Class Size:
13 students

Forms C-VI (4-12)

Students of Color:

Number of Boarders:
31 (grades 9-12)

Percentage of Faculty with
Advanced Degrees:

Religious Affiliation:

Faculty Demographics:
71% Male; 29% Female
Average tenure: 11+ years

Part of the 59-acre Washington
National Cathedral Close in
Northwest Washington, D.C.

Students Receiving Financial Aid:

Average Financial Aid Award:
More than $25,000

Graduating Class:
75-80 Boys

The Bulldog

Coeducational Opportunities:
Our strong coordinate program with the National Cathedral School for Girls
offers students coeducational opportunities in academics, arts, and athletics.

School Motto:
Pro Ecclesia et Pro Patria
"For Church and For State"

St. Albans prepares students for a wide variety of demanding colleges and universities, with each boy encouraged to apply to schools that best fit his unique strengths and interests. The 77 members of the Class of 2014 applied to 160 different colleges and received a total of 252 acceptances; 48 schools were represented among final matriculation plans.

Over the past five years, the following universities have enrolled the most St. Albans graduates:

Harvard College (18)

University of Virginia (9)

Yale University (16)

Bowdoin College (8)

University of Chicago (15)

Wake Forest University (8)

University of Pennsylvania (13)

Cornell University (7)

Columbia University (12)

Davidson College (7)

Dartmouth College (12)

Indiana University (7)

University of Michigan (11)

Duke University (6)

College of William and Mary (10)

Princeton University (6)

Georgetown University (9)

University of Wisconsin (6)

Stanford University (9)

 Wesleyan University (6)

St. Albans School, Mount St. Alban, Washington, DC 20016, 202-537-6435