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65th Anniversary

Why Seton? 65 Reasons

  1. We're a 2017 National Blue Ribbon Award winner in the Exemplary High Performing Schools category
  2. In the heart of Chandler for 65 years
  3. Our House system fosters a campuswide sense of community and provides leadership opportunities  
  4. The Seton Alumni Scholarship Fund, started by the class of 1988
  5. Recently installed Stations of the Cross in the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Chapel  
  6. The ONLY Catholic college preparatory high school in the East Valley
  7. Chandler Chamber of Commerce's 2018 "Medium Business of the Year"  
  8. Opportunity abounds!
  9. Graduates earn millions in scholarships annually
  10. Small class size: average is 20 students
  11. Mandarin, French and Spanish spoken here 
  12. Football, girls’ basketball, volleyball, swim and dive, and softball state titles 
  13. Spiritual gift #1: Courage
  14. Financial assistance available 
  15. Spirit Store/SCRIP: one-stop shopping for gift cards and Seton apparel
  16. Want to go to Notre Dame, Marquette, Gonzaga, or Creighton? Start at Seton
  17. Competitive Advanced Placement courses 
  18. Alumni Hall of Fame 
  19. Seton students perform a minimum of 100 community service hours 
  20. Accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools 
  21. SAT scores top Arizona’s and national averages.
  22. Nationally recognized Fine Arts: Your passion lives here
  23. Chandler Police-certified "Safe Campus"
  24. Spiritual gift #2: Determination
  25. Once a Sentinel, always a Sentinel!
  26. Our patroness, Elizabeth Ann Seton: first American-born saint and pioneer in parochial education
  27. Seton hosts Unified Field Day for students with disabilities 
  28. ACT scores top Arizona’s and national averages
  29. Leadership is fostered on the court and in the classroom
  30. We're building international bridges through Sister Schools Connection
  31. Christian service south of the border   
  32. Our grads are familiar faces at Barrett, the Honors College at ASU
  33. College planning begins your freshman year
  34. The Jesuit Excellence Tour (JET) stops here
  35. State-of-the-art Fine Arts Building and Chapel—more to come
  36. Fine Arts Nights
  37. Multiple graduates in military academies (five accepted from class of 2016)   
  38. Loqueris Latine?
  39. We’re adding new AIA-sanctioned sports and activities
  40. Students and alumni recognized for their community service 
  41. Renowned, award-winning athletic coaches
  42. 40+ clubs
  43. Spiritual gift #3: Faith
  44. Amazing summer sports and music camps for ages 7 to 17
  45. Academic Decathlon team takes state, competes nationally
  46. Campus ministry programs and retreats feed the soul
  47. Robotics rocks—and competes nationally
  48. Competitive Honors program
  49. A caring, supportive and welcoming community 
  50. Faculty and staff feel valued by Seton parents
  51. State-of-the-art track and field
  52. A new baseball field scoreboard
  53. Annual Sentinel Classic 3 on 3 Basketball Tourney
  54. Generations of families have gone here
  55. Past recipient of the UA University Cup Award
  56. We’re building a premier Engineering Program
  57. Caring teachers are subject-area experts
  58. Academic excellence is our mission
  59. 15% of faculty is Seton alumni
  60. Spiritual gift #4: Love
  61. Shadow Days are a chance to experience Seton
  62. Committed to the idea that all students deserve the Seton Experience
  63. Educational Speaker Series
  64. We honor our veterans with the annual "Salute to Veterans" Rosary and flag-raising ceremony. 
  65. Local media have taken note of our accomplishments: just visit our digital newsroom