Mary Star Of The Sea High School

2500 N. Taper Avenue,
San Pedro, CA, 90731-0907
     Tel: (310)547-1138
Grades: 9 - 12 | 510 students
Mary Star of the Sea High School is a co-educational, secondary school located in San Pedro, CA.
The school is operated by Mary Star of the Sea Parish under the supervision of the Department of Catholic Schools of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
The school focuses on the fundamentals of a quality education interwoven with strong Catholic principles.
The curriculum is grounded in a college preparatory program with a four-year honor track option.
Guided by the Norbertine Fathers, Mary Star promotes growth in self-discipline and responsibility through leadership, athletic, and service opportunities.

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
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences

Student Body

Total Students 510 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 53%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Mary Star Of The Sea High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 99%
Average Class Size 24 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Advanced Courses AB Calculus,  AP Biology,  AP European History,  AP Spanish,  AP US Government,  AP US History, AP English Literature  
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,200
% on Financial Aid 42%
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Nancy Phillips

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Rolling Hills Prep School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ Lutheran Church & School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christ Lutheran Church & School (0.8 miles away)
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