Cardinal O'Hara High School Mission Statement:
Cardinal O'Hara is a regional, Catholic, coeducational high school that teaches and follows the gospel values of Jesus. Our purpose is to develop mature men and women and to prepare them to meet with confidence and faith the challenges of the academic, social, and technological world. Building on a history of pride, excellence, and tradition, our students are challenged by strong academic regimen and a diverse extracurricular program that foster individual talents and nurture respect for oneself and others through a spirit of service and compassion.
About Cardinal O'Hara High School:
Cardinal O'Hara High School was opened in September, 1963 with an enrollment of 1738 freshmen and sophomores. During the next five years, the enrollment increased and reached a peak of 3940 students in 1967. During the 2006-2007 school year there are more than 1900 students attending the school.