St. Edward High School

St. Edward High School

13500 Detroit Avenue, Lakewood, Ohio 44107

At St. Edward High School, our Holy Cross Mission and Heritage are at the heart of each and everything that we do. From our academic programs to our extracurricular activities, and from our fine arts to our athletics programs, our mission is to "educate the hearts and minds of a diverse group of young men to have the competence to see and the courage to act as men of hope for the transformation of the world."

Virtual Open House

In-Person Open House
October 19, 2020 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
October 25, 2020 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
November 2, 2020 from 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Tours are expected to last approximately one hour. Spaces for the open houses are limited, and pre-registration is required.

Application Deadline
January 25, 2021

Application Process
Before a prospective student applies to St. Edward High School, he is invited to attend a St. Edward Open House and St. Edward Admission Test. Admission Test results are considered in both admissions decisions and in course placement. During the test, all parents are encouraged to attend the parent information sessions, which will cover a variety of topics and will provide an opportunity for parents to ask questions.

In January, prospective students can request the paper application materials from the St. Edward Office of Admission, or begin the online application process at

Each applicant must submit the St. Edward Application for Admission; 6th, 7th, and 8th grade report cards and standardized test scores; and two St. Edward Recommendation Forms. For more information, visit

Tuition & Tuition Assistance
Yes, there is a tuition, along with tuition assistance.
St. Edward is fortunate to offer a number of financial assistance programs to its families. For information on St. Edward financial aid and scholarships, visit

Available Scholarships
St. Edward offers need-based financial aid, merit-based scholarships, music scholarships, the Cleveland Scholarship Program Voucher, the Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program, and the EdChoice Scholarship/EdChoice Expansion Program. For more information on St. Edward financial aid and scholarships, visit

Scholarship Application Process
* Need-Based Financial Aid
* Financial FACTS
* Diocesan Tuition Assistance (DTA)
* Cleveland Scholarship Program
* Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program
* EdChoice Scholarship/EdChoice Expansion Program
For information on the application process for St. Edward financial aid and scholarships, visit

Academic Program/Extracurricular Activities
The St. Edward curriculum combines the traditional aspects of a rigorous, college preparatory education with innovative curriculum, pedagogy, and programming designed to prepare students for the future world they will enter. At St. Edward, students are exposed to the highest quality college preparatory curriculum in an academic environment built on innovation, collaboration, and individualized support of every student. Specialized academic programs at St. Edward include: International Baccalaureate, Advanced Placement, Pre-Engineering, Entrepreneurship, Film, and Data Sciences.

St. Edward High School offers a wide variety of extracurricular and student life opportunities that Edsmen are encouraged to become involved with beginning with the first day of freshman year. The most successful student experiences include many opportunities for growth and discovery. Our extracurricular options are designed for just that. Currently, there are more than 40 extracurricular options at St. Edward High School, as well as 16 varsity sports teams.

Extracurricular options at St Edward include: Academic Challenge, Choir, Diversity Club, ESports, Intramural Sports, Investment Club, Marching Band, Mock Trial, Model United Nations, Pre-Med Society, Robotics, Science Olympiad, Student Government, Student Ministers, The Edsman Newspaper, Theater and more. For a complete list of the extracurricular options and varsity sports teams, visit

100% Graduation Rate

94% of students attend a 4 year university or trade school after graduation.

This school does not help with job placement assistance after graduation.