St. Peter Chanel is a Catholic diocesan, college preparatory high school for young men and women of different cultural backgrounds. By serving others and living the Gospel messages of respect for life, peace, and social justice, we prepare students to excel in life. We accomplish our mission by encouraging depth of spirituality, excellence in academics, expression of creativity, expertise in interpersonal communications, and overall physical and emotional well being.
BELIEF STATEMENT: We believe that…
All members of St. Peter Chanel Community are children of God.
Service to others is essential to spiritual growth.
Every person’s talents and contributions to academic excellence are valued.
Through active learning, students will become disciplined problem solvers who are productive members of society.
All students deserve to experience the creative process as a means to achieve expression.
A multicultural community best prepares students to interact effectively in the world.
Physical and emotional well-being are important assets of a well-balanced individual.
Students, parents and teachers are partners in the educational process.
Each student is responsible for taking an active role in his/her education.
NATURE OF THE COMMUNITY AND SCHOOL :
The school is located on a 33-acre campus in Bedford, Ohio, a southeastern suburb of Cleveland. It is accessible to several neighboring communities via bus transportation. The surrounding communities are metropolitan and suburban, characterized by a wide range of socio-economic backgrounds. St. Peter Chanel serves students from more than 30 parishes and 4 counties.
Our staff consists of 22 faculty members, as well as 4 teaching administrators. All teachers have appropriate certification, 56% hold a Masters Degree and the teaching staff averages 15 years of educational experience.
480 Northfield Rd
Bedford, OH 44146
Principal: St. Maria Berlec, OSU