Bishop Mora Salesian High School

960 South Soto Street
Los Angeles, CA 90023-0900
Tel: (323)261-7124
Grades: 9 - 12 | 515 students
BISHOP MORA SALESIAN, A CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL IN THE SALESIAN TRADITION, IS COMMITTED TO LOVE WITH ABUNDANCE TEACH WITH PASSION INSPIRE WITH IMAGINATION

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
National Catholic Education Association
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 515 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 95%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Bishop Mora Salesian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 99%
Average Class Size 28 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP European Civilization, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP Statistics, AP US Government, AP US History, AP World History,
Average SAT score 1300
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants and school polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,800
Tuition Notes We offer various payement options please see website for more informantion
% on Financial Aid 75%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Roque Santana
Admissions Associate Moises Delgado

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band/Music, California Scholarship Federation, Chess Club, Christian Service, Computer Club, Golf Club, Journalism, National Honors Society, Salesian Lettermen Society, Spanish Club, Student Leadership, Table Tennis, Travel Club, Video Gaming Club, Yearbook, Youth Ministry Band/Music, Chess Club, Computer Club, Golf Club, Journalism, Spanish Club, Table Tennis, Travel Club, Yearbook, Youth Ministry, California Scholarship Federation,
Christian Service,
National Honors Society,
Salesian Lettermen Society,
Student Leadership,
Video Gaming Club,

School Notes:

Bishop Mora Salesian, a Catholic faith community of learners, is committed to love, teach, and inspire the young men entrusted to our care. We provide spiritual, intellectual, and social growth opportunities modeled on the spirit of Christ. As a college preparatory high school we empower students to develop character, rooted in faith, as they become responsible, conscientious citizens of our world. Bishop Mora Salesian combines the experience of church, school, playground and home in a supportive environment according to St. John Bosco's educational philosophy of reason, religion, and kindness. We strive to be a school of choice and a leading college preparatory Catholic school in Los Angeles by providing a safe, welcoming and nurturing environment for a diverse student body in the Salesian tradition. Nearly 100% of our graduates go on to college.

Profile last updated: 09/03/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cristo Viene Christian School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is School Of Santa Isabel (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Resurrection School (1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Los Angeles
    School Of Santa Isabel
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 233 students
    0.1 miles
    2424 Whittier Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90023
    (323)263-3716
    0.1K-8
    233
  • Los Angeles
    Our Lady Of Talpa School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 222 students
    0.7 miles
    411 S Evergreen Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    (323)261-0583
    0.7KG-8
    222
  • Los Angeles
    Resurrection School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 235 students
    1 miles
    3360 Opal St
    Los Angeles, CA 90023
    (323)261-5750
    1PK-8
    235
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: KG-8 | 217 students
    1 miles
    170 S Gless St
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    (323)881-0001
    1KG-8
    217
  • Los Angeles
    White Memorial Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: KG-8 | 108 students
    1.3 miles
    1605 New Jersey St
    Los Angeles, CA 90033
    (323)268-7159
    1.3KG-8
    108

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Vouchers aka Tax Credits and Scholarship Funds
August 09, 2015
Voucher programs have gained a lot of traction since 1989 when the first voucher program appeared in Milwaukee. We look at how things are playing out in 2015.
Why Would I Want to....
July 12, 2015
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.
So Many Choices
June 28, 2015
When it comes to choosing a private school, there are so many choices to consider that the project can be a huge challenge to most of us. We offer some help and advice to help you get started.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Los Angeles, CA is $11,895 for elementary schools and $18,422 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Los Angeles, CA is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).