Providence High School

511 S Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91505
Tel: (818)846-8141
Grades: 9-12 | 420 students
  • Providence High School is a Catholic, nationally recognized, accredited, college preparatory school for young men and women.
  • Our goal is to develop each student to his / her fullest potential as a leader, a responsible citizen of the world, who is imbued with a strong set of moral values, a sense of service and a love of learning.
  • Founded by the Sisters of Providence in 1955, the school is located in Burbank across from Disney Studios in the San Fernando Valley, serving the greater Los Angeles area.
  • We work in collaboration with the parents who are acknowledged as the primary educators of their sons and daughters.
  • We begin our work with the belief that each student is essentially good and infinitely lovable.
  • Guided by our Catholic tradition, we recognize Jesus Christ as the model of the total person we are seeking to develop.
  • In our mission of education, we strive for academic excellence and the total development of the individual.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 420 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Providence High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
Advanced Courses AP English III - Language and Composition - 11th AP English IV - Literature and Composition - 12th AP Calculus "A/B" AP Calculus "B/C" AP French IV AP Spanish IV AP Chemistry - 11th AP Physics "C" - 12th AP Biology - 11th / 12th AP United States Hi
Average SAT score 1550
Average ACT score 22
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Navy Blue or Khaki pants and three choices of polo shirts with school logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 13 / Sep. 11 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,900
Tuition Notes There is an additional fee for Focus Programs. Athletic fees vary by sport.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Admissions Director Mrs. Judy Egan Umeck
Admissions Associate Mrs. Rose Piazza


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Drill Team, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceDrill Team,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ASB, Academic Decathlon, Campus Ministry, Christian Service, FAD Friends Against Drugs, Flag Team, Mock Trial, Robotics Club, Rocket Club ASB, Flag Team, Mock Trial, Robotics Club, Rocket Club, Academic Decathlon,
Campus Ministry,
Christian Service,
FAD Friends Against Drugs,

School Notes

  • Recognized Blue Ribbon School of Excellence,
  • College Preparatory Program,
  • Medical, Media, Technology Focus Programs
  • Award winning Visual and Performing Arts
  • 2011 CIF Champion for Character School 
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