Why Seton? 60 Reasons

  1. Exceptional college preparatory curriculum
  2. Opportunity abounds!
  3. Small class size—average is 21 students
  4. Mandarin, French, Spanish, anyone?
  5. Football, girls’ basketball and softball… We are the champions!
  6. Spiritual gift No. 1: Courage
  7. Financial assistance is available.
  8. Student-teacher ratio: 13:1
  9. Graduates earn millions in scholarships.
  10. Want to go to Notre Dame, Regis, Santa Clara?
  11. Competitive AP Courses
  12. The ONLY Catholic college prep high school in the East Valley
  13. Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny proclaims September 13th Seton Catholic Prep Day!
  14. A Seton student performs a minimum of 100 community service hours, freshman through senior year.
  15. SAT scores top Arizona’s and national averages.
  16. Nationally-recognized Fine Arts: Your passion lives here
  17. Chandler Police Dept. certified "Safe Campus"
  18. Spiritual gift No. 2: Determination
  19. Once a Sentinel, always a Sentinel!
  20. Elizabeth Ann Seton is the first American saint and pioneer in parochial education.
  21. The school that prays together, stays together.
  22. ACT scores top Arizona’s and national averages.
  23. Leadership is fostered on the court and in the classroom.
  24. Chandler, Arizona - Tullemore, Ireland Sister Cities!
  25. 100% of 2014 graduates who applied for Barrett, the Honors College at ASU, were accepted.
  26. College planning begins your freshman year.
  27. The Jesuit Excellence Tour (JET) stops here!
  28. "Building for Excellence" means new Fine Arts building and chapel—dining hall, library and more to come!
  29. Fine Arts Nights!
  30. Are your sights set on Barrett, the Honors College at ASU, Stanford or Yale?
  31. Loqueris Latine?
  32. We’re building a wrestling dynasty.
  33. Students earn local and national awards for community service—from City of Phoenix and the White House!
  34. Renowned, award-winning athletic coaches
  35. 35+ clubs!
  36. Spiritual gift No. 3: Faith
  37. Amazing summer camps for ages 7 to 17!
  38. Academic Decathlon team takes state, competes nationally
  39. Campus ministry programs and retreats feed the soul.
  40. Robotics rocks—and competes nationally.
  41. Competitive Honors Program
  42. Our community is caring, supportive and welcoming.
  43. Seton parents are simply the BEST.
  44. First school in Arizona to implement the Sielox™ CLASS - Crisis Lockdown Alert Status System
  45. Annual Sentinel Classic 3 on 3 Basketball Tourney!
  46. Generations of families go here.
  47. Recipient of the UA University Cup Award
  48. We’re building a premier Engineering Program.
  49. Caring teachers are subject-area experts.
  50. Academic excellence is our mission.
  51. 15% of faculty is Seton alumni.
  52. Spiritual gift No. 4: Love
  53. Shadow Days are a chance to experience Seton.
  54. Seton Film Festival rolls out the red carpet.
  55. Educational Speaker Series!
  56. Environmental students are “Eco Heroes.”
  57. Loving service makes the world a better place.
  58. Baseball legend Tommy Lasorda visits us.
  59. We believe all students should have access to a Catholic, college preparatory education.
  60. In the heart of Chandler for 60 years.