St. Anselm's at a Glance


Founded 1942 by the Benedictine monks of St. Anselm's Abbey
Affiliation Roman Catholic; Benedictine
Campus Size 40 acres
Grades Forms A-VI (Grades 6-12)
Student Population Academically motivated young men


Total Students (2023-2024) 229
Faculty 41 (full-and part-time)
Non-teaching Staff 21
Faculty with Advanced Degrees 75%
Faculty and Staff of Religious Order 5
Student/Teacher Ratio 6:1
Students of Color 38%
School Hours 7:55 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. (after-care provided until 6:00 p.m. daily)


Advanced Placement Courses Offered 25
Average SAT Scores 1361 (average of Class of 2024)
Graduates Accepted to Accredited 4-year Colleges and Universities 100%


Sports Teams 23
League Affiliation Potomac Valley Athletic Conference
League Championships (Since 1996) 81


Buildings 3
Academic Building Renovated in 2008; includes updated science and computer labs, art studio, lecture hall and library
Athletic Complex & Devine Performing Arts Center $9 million facility completed in 2003
Monastery Home to the 12 Benedictine monks of St. Anselm’s Abbey


Tuition (2023-2024) $34,000-$35,000
Students Receiving Financial Aid 40% of students
Total Financial Aid Awarded $1.4 million +