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Admissions and Financial Aid


If you are a student considering your high school choice, or a parent seeking information to find the right school for your student, let your search begin here. On this page, you can download the application for admission and other important forms needed to register at Cardinal O'Hara.

Cardinal O’Hara is a Catholic, coeducational high school in the secondary system of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Our knowledgeable, talented, and experienced faculty is ready to educate and enrich the students of our school. If you choose O’Hara as your school, you will become a part of the O’Hara Family and the Pride, Excellence, and Tradition that is Cardinal O’Hara. Our over 60 acre campus, features state of the art classrooms and technology, expansive athletic fields, a beautiful theatre, and the belief that every O’Hara student can achieve their goals.

But while our facility is an outstanding one, what is truly the heart and soul of our school is the community of students, teachers, and parents, who following the Gospel teachings of Jesus, work together to instill those values while educating the whole student. You are encouraged to explore the rest of our site to learn more. Visit our teacher pages, the activities and athletics sections and visit the photo gallery. Our site, like our school, is ever growing and seeking a higher level of excellence.

For more information, you can contact Mrs. Patti Arnold by email ( or by phone at 610-544-3800 ext. 1870.

For additional recruitment information click the tab for Mrs. Patti Arnold or Registration.