Mater Dei Catholic High School

1615 Mater Dei Dr,
Chula Vista, CA, 91913-0921
     Tel: (619)423-2121
Grades: 9 - 12 | 700 students
Mater Dei Catholic High School endeavours to model the person and teachings of Jesus Christ at this campus through a holistic and nurturing educational exprience.
We are a Catholic faith community dedicated to working with students and their parents to provide the finest religious, moral, academic, physical, social, and, personal programs possible.
In addition to promoting excellence in the skills and abilities developed in the various arts and disciplines we, at MDCHS, endeavour to encourage in our students a positive sence of self-worth, self-discipline, personal responsibility and sucessful interpersonal relationships with a commitment to Christian values in a Catholic tradition.
We encourage students to become life long learners who are Christ centered and prepared to contribute and participate in a cultural diverse and global world community in response to the Gosple message and values of Jesus Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 700 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 89%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Mater Dei Catholic High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 23 students
Number of AP Courses 13 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,480
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,200
Admissions Director Mr. Roy Vasquez
Admissions Associate Ms. Margarita Hernandez

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Calvary Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calvary Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Calvary Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • Chula VistaCalvary Christian Academy
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    810 Buena Vista Way
    Chula VistaCA91910
    (619)262-4444
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.7 mi | 77 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Chula VistaEastlake Church Children Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    2351 Otay Lakes Rd
    Chula VistaCA91915
    (619)421-4156
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    2.3 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • Chula VistaEastlake KinderCare
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    2354 Fenton Street
    Chula VistaCA91914
    (619)656-9853
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    2.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Chula VistaHighland Prince Academy
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    880 Kuhn Dr
    Chula VistaCA91914
    (619)482-8485
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    2.3 mi | 59 students | Gr. K-12                      

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