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As an accredited independent Catholic school in Northeast Ohio, Gilmour Academy is unique in our ability to teach the whole child. Students are prepared—not just academically but also personally and spiritually—to discover the person they’re called to be.
 
Founded in 1946 by the Brothers of the Holy Cross, Gilmour empowers students of all faiths to ask tough questions, think critically and grow spiritually. Through religious studies, social service and an emphasis on leadership, students from 18 months to 18 years emerge with a strong moral compass and sense of purpose, ready to apply their talents to making the world a more just and humane place.

At A Glance

List of 8 items.

  • WHO WE ARE

    • An independent, Catholic, coed college preparatory school
    • Residential and day programs
    • One of only 6 Montessori programs accredited by American Montessori Society statewide
  • WHERE WE ARE

    • Located in Gates Mills, Ohio, 15 miles east of downtown Cleveland
    • Historic 144-acre campus
  • OUR STUDENTS

    • Approximately 650 students 18 months through grade 12
    • Represent 15 states and 5 nations
    • 20% practice faiths other than Catholicism
  • OUR STAFF

    74 full-time faculty, 77% with advanced degrees in their field
  • OUR COMMUNITY

    • Community partners and mentors for immersive, hands-on experience
    • Local and international social service projects
  • ACADEMICS

    • Average class size of 16 students
    • 90-minute, Socratic-style classes for deep engagement and mastery
  • ATHLETICS

    • 51 athletic teams, including 14 male and 11 female varsity teams
    • 2 ice rinks, 1 natatorium, 6 tennis courts, 1 stadium, plus fields and all-weather golf practice green
  • ACTIVITIES

    • 75 extracurricular offerings outside athletics
    • State-of-the-art audiovisual media lab
    • Speech and debate team ranked top 1% nationally

Mailing Address

34001 Cedar Road, Gates Mills, Ohio 44040
phone: (440) 442-1104

Gps Addresses
An independent, Catholic, coed, day and boarding school in the Holy Cross tradition. Toddler-grade 12.