School Details

Bishop Connolly High School

373 Elsbree St, Fall River, MA 02720
(508) 676-1071
NR

(out of 10)

Private Grades 9-12 274 students 11 students/teacher (MA avg is 14)

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About this school

Bishop Connolly High School is a private high school in Fall River. 274 children attend Bishop Connolly High School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. The ratio of students to teachers at Bishop Connolly High School is 11:1. B M C Durfee High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 97% %
Black, non-Hispanic 3% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.0% %
Asian 0.7% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Multiracial 0% %
Hispanic 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    I went into Connolly as a sophomore (moved from MD to MA) and I was really impressed with the school. Environment Connolly has a great student population. You really get to know basically everyone. There really aren't any trash students (I know this sounds demeaning but I didn't know what else to say). The school is very old. I'd have to say it is outdated the windows floors tables desks and walls are very old. This can be a negative for some but it really doesn't bother me. Teachers This is a tricky subject. There are some great teachers and there are some not great teachers. Being such a small school there aren't too many teachers per department. I didn't like how teachers were teaching subjects in which they had no education in (a math teacher majored in history but is teaching math). However there is no lack in education. One history teacher has three master's degrees and one went to Columbia University and NYU. Administration Overall good; never fails to discipline. Overall I am impressed with Connolly and I recommend it to anyone who wants their child to get a better education and smaller environment.

  • (7 years ago)

    I believe Bishop Connolly is far above average for this area but in order to be excellent they still must improve. I do believe they are in the process of improvement with their new administration. I do not regreat my choice

  • (8 years ago)

    I have two boys in this school One is a junior and one is a senior. My children have had a very positive and wonderful experience there. This school provides a environment that supports the students in their studies sports and social activties. There is a strong parent involvemnt

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