Peninsula Catholic High School

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600 Harpersville Rd

Newport News, VA 23601

(757) 596-7247

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Grades: 7 - 12

School Type: Catholic

Student Enrollment: 294

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Peninsula Catholic High School

PCHS has been a fabulous experience for my two boys. There are amble sports opportunities for every child to participate in, numerous clubs and groups, as well as many leadership opportunities. The school well prepares students for college and beyond. Classes are small and every child gets as much help ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/18/13

Peninsula Catholic High School is an outstanding school. My son has always struggled in school, but he is doing above average since his move to PC. The teachers make themselves available to help the students succeed. The students love the school...because they have fun! It's not free like public school, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/28/12

Both of our children attended Peninsula Catholic High School . For us, Peninsula Catholic was kind of a mixed bag. From an academic perspective, I would say that their English program was excellent; their math and science programs, however, were just okay. From a spiritual perspective, PC was disappointing. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/04/12

Peninsula Catholic High School has been our 5 sons' 2nd 'home' since 1999. Its the school of our choice because it is academically outstanding and for its Catholic 'environment' which produces good men and women. Our family is honored to be part of Peninsula Catholic's tradition of excellence in all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/16/11

Peninsula Catholic is a college preparatory school whose students have found success beyond their high school years thanks to a strong foundation and high expectations. We are proud of our Catholic roots, but warmly welcome students from all faith traditions. We are a school dedicated to service in ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 11/14/11

My son has been at this school for two years now and I am happy I made the decision to send him here. The school climate is one that encourages leadership from all students. They are very accepting of individuality. The students are very supportive of each other. I have heard many students and parents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/14/11

PCHS is one of the most accepting, loving and nurturing environment you will find. All students are accepted for who they are and treated the same. All students are given the same opportunities and chances to succeed. The new principal (principal for 4 years now) is great and the school is growing. ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 09/19/11

We knew we made the right high school choice when our college-aged children came home and thanked us for the education they got at PCHS! They were amazed at how far ahead of their classmates they were in research and writing skills, as well as in science and mathematics!

Posted by a parent on 09/17/11

This school has a horrible mathematics program. Students here should be encouraged to forgo taking math courses here, and take them in college instead. A few of the religious members of the students and faculty do not respect the non-Catholic or atheist students. If you want your child to grow in faith, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 01/15/11

P.C.H.S. is one of the best in Virginia. The teachers and administrative are excellent.Even if a child has a disibility the staff works well with the student.You couldn't ask for a better school than P.C.H.S..

Posted by a parent on 05/19/08

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Newport News schools — Peninsula Catholic High School is located at 600 Harpersville Rd, Newport News VA 23601. 600 Harpersville Rd is in the 23601 ZIP code in Newport News, VA The school district for Peninsula Catholic High School is the Diocese Of Richmond. Peninsula Catholic High School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels 7 - 12.
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