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.

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

**Due to COVID 19 our campus is currently closed.  We are not giving campus tours but please contact our Director of Admissions, Nicole Mahon, for information on our school and the admissions process.  Please email: admissions@bishopireton.org. **

The best way to learn about Bishop Ireton is to spend a day with us! We encourage you to visit our campus, spend time attending a class, meet our faculty and learn more about our welcoming Cardinal community.