Academy Of Our Lady Of Peace

4860 Oregon Street
San Diego, CA 92116-0921
Tel: (619)297-2266
Grades: 9 - 12 | 725 students
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The Academy of Our Lady of Peace is a Catholic secondary school for young women sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.
The mission of the Academy is twofold: to assist and enable parents to fulfill their role as the primary educators, and to inspire its students to grow as committed Christians who are building Christ’s kingdom of justice, love and peace.
Through a college preparatory liberal arts program, each student is challenged to become a responsible woman educated to the needs of society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1882

Student Body

Total Students 725 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 54%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Academy Of Our Lady Of Peace Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 22 courses
Advanced Courses Algebra I-II Honors, AP Biology, AP Calculus A/B, AP Chemistry, AP English Language & Composition, AP English Literature & Composition, AP French Language, AP Music Theory, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP Studio Art, AP U.S. Government & Politics, AP U.S. History, Biology Honors, Chemistry Honors, Economics Honors, English I Honors, Geometry Honors, Pre-Calculus Honors, Spanish III Honors, Western Civilization Honors, World Literature Honors,
Average ACT score 24
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Polo, Skirt, Sweater/Sweater Vest)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 10
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,580
Tuition Notes Tuition Assistance is available
% on Financial Aid 55%
Admissions Director Jessica Hooper
Admissions Associate Melissa Acosta

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Institute For Effective Education (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Institute For Effective Education (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Children's Growing Center (0.5 miles away)
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  • San Diego
    Institute For Effective Education
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 141 students
    0.4 miles
    2255 Camino Del Rio S
    San Diego, CA 92108
    (619)243-1329
    0.42-12
    141
  • San Diego
    Children's Growing Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: NS-K | 107 students
    0.5 miles
    2111 Camino Del Rio S
    San Diego, CA 92108
    (619)295-1915
    0.5NS-K
    107
  • San Diego
    First Umc/san Diego
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-K
    0.5 miles
    2111 Camino Del Rio South
    San Diego, CA 92108
    (619)297-4366
    0.5PK-K
    n/a
  • San Diego
    Grades: PK-12 | 203 students
    0.8 miles
    3051 El Cajon Blvd
    San Diego, CA 92104
    (619)584-2454
    0.8PK-12
    203
  • San Diego
    St. Didacus School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 280 students
    0.9 miles
    4630 34th St
    San Diego, CA 92116
    (619)284-8730
    0.9K-9
    280

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