Rosary Academy

1340 N Acacia Ave
Fullerton, CA 92831-0926
Tel: (714)879-6302
Grades: 9-12 | 457 students
Located in Fullerton, California, Rosary Academy is a private, four-year secondary Catholic school for girls.
It opened in 1965 and operates under the present jurisdiction of the Diocese of Orange.
Our school philosophy is founded on a common vision and understanding of Catholic tradition, education, attitudes, beliefs, and values, as revealed in the Gospel message of Jesus Christ.
We strive to provide a faith community which accepts Jesus Christ as the way to respond to one's neighbor, the truth to be communicated, and the life to be shared.
We uphold the dignity and uniqueness of each individual within the community experience.
We endeavor to provide guidance for her journey of faith and opportunities for her growth and development as a daughter of God.
Rosary Academy offers a diversified college preparatory curriculum, complemented by an extensive co-curricular program.
We challenge each student to acquire and refine the skills necessary for a fulfilled, well-balanced life.
The faculty and staff are strongly committed to developing in our students academic excellence and technological competence in all areas.
We seek to cultivate leadership skills, initiative, personal accountability, and an increased sense of self-worth.
The goal of the Rosary community is to empower each student to become a woman of faith and a citizen who is knowledgeable, creative, ethical, and responsible.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 457 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
62%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Rosary Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, Honors Chemistry, AP Chemistry, AP Physics, Honors Physics, Honors Algebra I & II Honors Geometry, AP Calculus, Honors Pre-Calculus, Honors Economics, Honors English I & II AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composi
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 4 / Jan. 24 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,585
Tuition Notes Catholic rate, additional fees for activities, athletics, textbooks and uniforms.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director Kristie Rueff O'Campo
Admissions Associate Margie Meinburg

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water Polo

School Notes

  • Located in Fullerton, California, Rosary High School is a private, four-year secondary Catholic school for girls. It opened in 1965 and operates under the present jurisdiction of the Diocese of Orange. Our school philosophy is founded on a common vision and understanding of Catholic tradition, education, attitudes, beliefs, and values, as revealed in the Gospel message of Jesus Christ. We believe in the value of the family unit as the primary educational environment for our students; therefore, we work to assist the family in this endeavor. We strive to provide a faith community which accepts Jesus Christ as the way to respond to one's neighbor, the truth to be communicated, and the life to be shared. We uphold the dignity and uniqueness of each individual within the community experience. We endeavor to provide guidance for her journey of faith and opportunities for her growth and development as a daughter of God. Rosary High School offers a diversified college preparatory curriculum, complemented by an extensive co-curricular program. We challenge each student to acquire and refine the skills necessary for a fulfilled, well-balanced life. The faculty and staff are strongly committed to developing in our students academic excellence and technological competence in all areas. We seek to cultivate leadership skills, initiative, personal accountability, and an increased sense of self-worth. The goal of the Rosary community is to empower each student to become a woman of faith and a citizen who is knowledgeable, creative, ethical, and responsible.
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