Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 60% 26%
Hispanic 33% 52%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 1%
Black 1% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Rock band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Media arts Video and film production
Graphics
Visual arts Sculpture
Photography
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming None
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Volleyball
Soccer
Flag football
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Cub Scouts
Foreign language and culture club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Yoga club
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs After

Awards

Academic award NCEA Accreditation
Year received 2013
Academic award WASC Accreditation
Year received 2013

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Tutor
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Present special topics during curricular units
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Monitor the playground
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Villanova Preparatory School
  Bishop Garcia Diego High School
  Local Public High Schools

Teachers

Staff Instructional aide / coach
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $6000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
# of applications received 50
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 30
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012