Mission Statement

In the Catholic tradition and in the spirit of St. Francis de Sales, Bishop Ireton High School is a college preparatory high school that promotes spiritual, intellectual, creative, social and physical development.

As a Salesian community of learning and service, Bishop Ireton High School prepares and inspires students to Advance Always with a Christ-centered focus to meet and surpass current and future global challenges.

The 2020 Virtual Open House Is Here!

The Bishop Ireton 2020 Virtual Open House is now live! Though our in-person Open House was canceled due to COVID-19 health and safety restrictions, we've put together a comprehensive look at our school, our administration, our faculty and our students. We encourage you to take time to go through the different videos and presentations to see what makes Bishop Ireton so special and why it might be the perfect home for your student. Click here to view the Virtual Open House.

COVID-19 Updates and Bishop Ireton Return to School

Bishop Ireton High School is working closely with the Diocese of Arlington and state and national health officials to monitor the constantly developing situation with the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The administration at Bishop Ireton will continue to prioritize the health and safety of its students, faculty and staff when making decisions about school closures, re-opening and building access. 

Here, you can find the correspondence sent to students, families and staff regarding the coronavirus situation and Bishop Ireton's approach to and plan for reopening the school for the 2020-2021 school year.

List of 4 items.

  • 1964

    year founded by the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales
  • 22

    Advanced Placement (AP) courses offered each year
  • 60

    hours of approved community service performed by students over four years (15 hours per year)
  • 64%

    of the student body participated in one or more of the 45 team sports offered

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Come Visit Us

Bishop Ireton's office hours are 7:30 am - 3:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Should you wish to learn more about admissions, please contact Mrs. Nicole Mahon, Director of Admissions, by emailing admissions@bishopireton.org.  To schedule a tour of the school, please sign up for a slot here.

We look forward to welcoming you to Bishop Ireton!