The Benjamin Banneker Preparatory Academy

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 Non-sectarian
Grades Offered 6
Year Founded 2009

Student Body

Total Students 2 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%

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

Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
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.
  • Profile last updated: 09/11/2015

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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 (0.7 miles away)
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