Arroyo Pacific Academy

41 W Santa Clara Street,
Arcadia, CA, 91007-0910
     Tel: (626)294-0661
Grades: 9 - 12 | 129 students
Founded in 1998, Arroyo Pacific Academy is a four year private, coeducational high school located in Arcadia California.
The school provides for a friendly and welcoming community that is very supportive and encourages individual growth.
Arroyo Pacific is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
Arroyo Pacific has been authorized to issue I-20 students visas by SEVIS.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1998

Student Body

Total Students 129 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Arroyo Pacific Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 20 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language and Culture, AP Comparative Government and Politics, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Music Theory, AP Physics B, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP United States Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,500
Admissions Director Robert Nguyen
Admissions Associate Jennifer Tseng

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Rugby, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBasketballRugby,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Basketball, Chess, Chorus, Community Service, International Travel, Outdoor education & Backpacking, Photography, Student government, Tennis, Yearbook Basketball, Chess, Chorus, Photography, Tennis, Yearbook, Community Service,
International Travel,
Outdoor education & Backpacking,
Student government,

School Notes:

  • Small class sizes with individual attention
  • Fully accredited by WASC, college preparatory curriculum
  • Advanced Placement Scholar Institute
  • International Student Program, I-20 student visa authorization
  • Students accepted into top colleges and universities

Profile last updated: 07/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Arcadia Chinese School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barnhart School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Arcadia Chinese School (0.8 miles away)
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School Reviews

Recommended
3 months ago
I highly recommend Arroyo Pacific Academy! My youngest daughter spent 4 successful years there & graduated recently. She had always struggled academically, but flourished at Arroyo, due to their smaller classroom sizes & the individual attention she received from her teachers. I loved how the teachers helped the students stay organized & focused, & kept the students accountable & responsible for their school work. As a result, my daughter mastered subjects she could never grasp before! Her grades went from C?''s and D?''s to B?''s and a few A?''s, (which was quite an accomplishment). I spent a lot of time volunteering, so I could see how things were run. I was impressed with the teachers & just about everything overall! We felt so lucky to have found such a special school. I liked that whether your teen was on the ?''Ivy League?'' path or on the ?''remedial studies?'' path, all received the best curriculum suited for them. My daughter loved her high school years & had many positive experiences. She made many lasting friendships & especially enjoyed the international students. She still corresponds with many & hopes to visit them soon, (in their native country)!
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Recommended
1 year ago
My son attends this school. It is absolutely wonderful. He is a senior this year. The first week of school, I asked him to tell me what his thoughts were about school. He said, " I like this school because I don''t feel INVISIBLE. I ask a question, the teacher stops and listens." Phil Clarke and his staff allow every student a voice. That translates into a positive learning environment.
- Posted by Parent

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