The Benjamin Banneker Preparatory Academy

100 Dogwood Lane,
Vallejo, CA, 94591
     Tel: (707)554-1094
Grades: 6 | 2 students
The mission of the Benjamin Banneker Preparatory Academy (BBPA) is to equip urban male youth for academic and moral success.
We believe that through rigorous academics coupled with male character building, our students will acquire confidence, success, and the capacity to become future leaders in their communities.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered 6
Year Founded 2009

Student Body

Total Students 2 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 43%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 2:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Blazer, shirt, tie, dress shoes (black))

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Annette Hilts
Admissions Associate Gloria Campbell

School Notes:

  • The goals of BBPA are to:
    • Increase the numnber of students eligible for the UC/CSU systems; and
    • Promote a sense of responsibility and accountability among its students.
  • Banneker Prep will provide a small school setting with programming that is standards-based, emphasizing the core subjects of English, mathematics, science and social science, specifically designed to address the unique learning needs of males. In addition, daily advisory classes will offer our students the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in the areas of leadership, conflict resolution, character development, and financial literacy.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Patrick-St. Vincent High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Catherine Of Siena School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Benicia KinderCare (0.9 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • VallejoSt. Patrick-St. Vincent High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1500 Benicia Road
    VallejoCA94591
    (707)644-4425
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 451 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BeniciaBenicia KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    1101 Rose Drive
    BeniciaCA94510
    (707)745-0916
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.9 mi | 14 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • VallejoSt. Catherine Of Siena School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3460 Tennessee St
    VallejoCA94591
    (707)643-6691
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.9 mi | 289 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • VallejoSonshine Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    210 Locust Dr
    VallejoCA94591
    (707)643-1726
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    2 mi | 78 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • VallejoNorth Hills Christian School
      (Baptist)
    200 Admiral Callaghan Lane
    VallejoCA94591
    (707)644-5284
      (Baptist)
    2.5 mi | 229 students | Gr. NS-12                      

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?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Related School Videos

View more school videos