Damien High School

2280 Damien Avenue
La Verne, CA 91750-0917
Tel: (909)596-1946
Grades: 9-12 | 944 students
The administrators, teachers and staff serve as more than academic guides.
Involved in the lives of the students, they each take personal interest in the intellectual, moral, and spiritual development of every student.
It is their mission to help each student develop a sense of self-worth while becoming responsible individuals giving back to the greater community.

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 1959

Student Body

Total Students 944 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Damien High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 26 courses
Advanced Courses AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP English Literature & Composition, AP Englsh Language & Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French Language, AP German Language, AP Gov't & Politics - United States, AP Government and Politics, AP Human Geography, AP Macro Economics, AP Physics B, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art: 2-D Design, AP Studio Art: 3-D Design, AP Studio Art: Drawing, AP United States History, Differential Equations,
Average SAT score 1569
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,600
Tuition Notes Costs are for 2012 - 2013 Registration Fee $875.00
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,200
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Christina Provenzano
Admissions Associate Matt Dunn


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Clubs, Debate, Christian Service, Student Government, Fishing Club, Peace & Justice Club, Drama, French Club, German Club, Band, Math Club, Roller Hockey, Photography, Ambassadors, Service Hours Clubs, Service Hours, Debate, Christian Service, Student Government, Fishing Club, Peace & Justice Club, Drama, French Club, German Club, Band, Math Club, Roller Hockey, Photography, Ambassadors,

School Notes:

  • Quality Boys Catholic College Prep School
  • Educate the whole student by providing outstanding student services while pursuing individual goals
  • Safe Established Neighborhood

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Joan Macy School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Joan Macy School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Name Of Mary Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Verne
    Joan Macy School
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 30 students
    0.2 miles
    1350 3rd St
    La Verne, CA 91750
  • San Dimas
    Grades: PK-8 | 330 students
    0.3 miles
    124 S San Dimas Canyon Rd
    San Dimas, CA 91773
  • La Verne
    Grades: PK-12 | 101 students
    0.4 miles
    2990 Damien Ave
    La Verne, CA 91750
  • La Verne
    La Verne KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 9 students
    0.9 miles
    3602 Wheeler Ave.
    La Verne, CA 91750
  • San Dimas
    Grades: K-2 | 35 students
    1.1 miles
    730 E Foothill Blvd
    San Dimas, CA 91773

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