« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
Bronx, NY
Students enrolled: 365

Contact this school

1725 Castle Hill Avenue
Bronx, NY 10473

(718) 824-4220
Nearby homes for sale
Map of St Raymond Academy For Girls address.
December 21, 2014
Is the worst school for your child, the dead ms roach is highly disrespectful and does not approve gay students. Some teachers there don't care about the students ! Waste of your child's education and your money. The teachers and staff just want to take your money and there is not a lot of clubs, sports, or activities! DO NOT SEND YOUR CHILD THERE I PROMISE THERE LIFE WILL BE MISERABLE!! GO TO SCANLAN OR ST CATHERINE OR EVEN PRESTON BUT ST RAYMOND IS NO GOOD. WORST SCHOOL IN THE BRONX

- submitted by a parent
July 28, 2014
St. Raymond Academy for Girls is an excellent school! I would highly recommend it to any parent who is considering having her daughter complete high school in a Christian; safe; nurturing; small education environment.

- submitted by a teacher
June 14, 2014
St. Raymond Academy is a well-rounded school. The education they provided is good enough for every student to get into a great college, even Ivy-league. Unfortunately, that is not where their best interests are. As a student, I feel that favoritism runs a long way. They are more interested in who is wearing hoop earrings and sweaters, rather than trying to find a way to get students involved in more programs. Allowing the students to be involved in more activities and sports. The gym teacher picks her favorites for sports teams and I think they should have a separate coach. We should be able to create more clubs. Clubs are not a huge expense. They should also offer more electives and honors/AP classes. If it's they cannot afford it, then they should offer more outside opportunities for the students. We have an amazing principal and some teachers, such as the sophomore global teacher and the freshman English teacher have great personalities that many students respond well to. The students are more concerned about fashion and bringing down others, rather than their work. Many of them engage in activities such as drinking and smoking and those are the students who are favored.

- submitted by a student
March 21, 2014
This is a horrible catholic school. The faculty and staff are only their for the money and have no care for the students. Students are constantly being put down and getting insinuations that they are not dumb. The principle is grouchy and not understanding. St. Raymond Academy does not offer a great high school experience. This review is written by a student who has never had conduct issues or grade issues. It is a very boring school and one that cares more about appearance than ones grades. I would never recommend this school. I am leaving this school with such disappointment!

- submitted by a community member
November 09, 2012
I' m a student at St Raymond Academy and I love it there. I am very prepared for college and the guidance teachers are terrific. There is an SAT prep program built right into the courses. Students are busy all day long and they have great activities after school: theater with the boys school, a band, volley ball, basketball and soft ball, an art club and the seniors are always there for the younger students too. I only wish that I could start my high school all over again at St Raymond Academy

- submitted by a student
December 20, 2011
This school is nice and they do care about education . BUT it is small if you want to be in a small atmosphere Sra is for you . No one pays attention in class. In sra it is social hour all the time. But the teachers do care sra is a small loving school it is a good school but not the best school.

- submitted by a community member
June 11, 2011
Best school! Best teachers! Best students and best principal. The teachers and the principal are all very caring. The kids do very well there. The class that just graduated did amazingly well, too. Scholarships and REgents diplomas and lots of medals and honors, too. Best school in New York

- submitted by a parent
April 26, 2010
This review submitted without content.

- submitted by a parent
July 13, 2009
This review submitted without content.

- submitted by a parent
July 13, 2009
This review submitted without content.

- submitted by a parent
May 15, 2009
I am really disappointed in this school. I agreed with the other mom posted on April 6, 2009. Rarely any homework. The money that i am working really hard to pay does not equal the education that my daughter is receiving. The school is not organized at all, and when there are concerns with your child no one reaches out to you or responds to your concerns. Some of the teachers should not be teaching there at all. This a school were any child should feel safe spirtually and it's not the case. My daughter will be transferred out due to her spirt has been broken down in this school.

- submitted by a parent
September 23, 2007
Saint Raymond Academy for girls is the best school ever.We learn and enjoy our age at the same time.It's an Academy that has many peaceful,young,smart and friendly students,and I'm one of them.Thanks Sisters!

- submitted by a student
no rating July 22, 2007
Great School, teachers and environment for young women.

- submitted by a community member
June 06, 2007
Great school! Great leadership and discipline. Highly recommended to all.

- submitted by a parent
April 06, 2005
The Teachers are great teachers they care about how well they teach and that's it. The problem is they care only about their job not the children. They seek perfection within themselves not the children. They also have a problem working with new teachers comming into the school. Often times seeking ways how to get rid of the new teachers. Which makes for a stressful work envoroment.

- submitted by a staff

Profile Completeness


Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Nearby homes for sale


Last modified: December 21, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.

GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2015 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

St Raymond Academy For Girls
1725 Castle Hill Avenue, Bronx, NY  10473
(718) 824-4220
Last modified St Raymond Academy For Girls is a Private school that serves grades 9-12
St Raymond Academy For Girls Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 15 reviews. Top