Details overview

Hours 07:30 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Gary Cannon
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning At SHC, we design challenging, innovative curricula to engage the whole student. From thoughtful preparatory classes to rigorous honors and Advanced Placement courses, SHC’s learning infrastructure and integrated cocurriculars support curiosity, excellence and individualization. Continuing the Lasallian Vincentian tradition of transformative education, SHC’s caring teachers and staff nurture a life-long commitment to learning through lively academics and compassionate service to others.
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Religious
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Visual arts
World languages
Writing

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
8
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
19
AP Classes
including: English Literature and Composition
5
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Career and Tech programs Industrial / Graphic Design
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Chinese - Mandarin
French
Japanese
Spanish
AP classes offered Art History
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Chinese Language and Culture
Comparative Government and Politics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
European History
French Language and Culture
Human Geography
Japanese Language and Culture
Physics C: Mechanics
Spanish Language and Culture
Statistics
Studio Art: 2-D Design
United States Government and Politics
United States History
World History

Support

17
Facilities
including: Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Extra learning resources Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Asian or Pacific Islander 36% 11%
White 31% 26%
Hispanic 14% 52%
Two or more races 13% 3%
Black 5% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Wrestling
14
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
25
Clubs
including: Homework help / Study buddy club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Ultimate Frisbee
Volleyball
Wrestling
Boys sports Badminton
Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Ultimate Frisbee
Volleyball
Wrestling
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Game club
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Literary magazine
Marching band
Model Congress
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Foreign language and culture club
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs None
After school program offered No
Summer program offered Yes

Summer program

Program name Summer Institute
About the program The SHC Summer Institute is a series of one-week enrichment courses for 5th–9th graders, and sports academies for motivated students and athletes ages 8–14. Instructed by SHC’s talented faculty, staff, and coaches, students and athletes are able to explore exciting topics through hands-on learning and field trips and to pursue athletic achievement with others that share their interests and abilities.
Types of activities Arts
Academic
Athletic
Life_skills
Language
Science Nature
Technology
Operated by Jonathan Lim
Dates offered (start) 06/13/2016
Dates offered (end) 07/22/2016
Days offered Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Start time 9:00 AM
End time 3:00 PM
Is enrollment limited to students who attend the school? No
What grades can participate? 4
5
6
7
8
9
Is there a fee for the program? Yes
Is financial aid available? Yes
How can parents find out more about fees? Website
Before / after care offered Before
After
Before care begins 7:30 AM
After care ends 5:00 PM
Website Www.shcp.edu/summer
Phone number 4157756626

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Community service award Alemany Award
Year received 2014

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Mandarin
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Boys & Girls Club of San Francisco
Partner website Http://www.kidsclub.org/
Partner TEDx
Partner website Https://www.ted.com/about/programs-initiatives/tedx-program
Partner De Marillac Academy
Partner website Https://www.demarillac.org/
Partner Kidstock, Inc
Partner website Http://www.kidstockinc.org/
Partner St. Anthony Foundation
Partner website Http://www.stanthonysf.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Www.shcp.edu/admissions
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 11/25/2016
Tuition range (low) $17000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 1100
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 335
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012