The Benjamin Banneker Preparatory Academy

100 Dogwood Lane,
Vallejo, CA, 94591
Tel: (707)554-1094
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.: 41%
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 Benicia KinderCare (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Reignierd School (2.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Vallejo St. Patrick-St. Vincent High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1500 Benicia Road
    Vallejo , CA , 94591
    (707)644-4425
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  451  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Benicia Benicia KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1101 Rose Drive
    Benicia , CA , 94510
    (707)745-0916
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Vallejo St. Catherine Of Siena School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3460 Tennessee St
    Vallejo , CA , 94591
    (707)643-6691
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.9  mi  |  289  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Vallejo
    Sonshine Preschool & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    210 Locust Dr
    Vallejo , CA , 94591
    (707)643-1726
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    2  mi  |  112  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Vallejo
    North Hills Christian School
    (Baptist)
    200 Admiral Callaghan Lane
    Vallejo , CA , 94591
    (707)644-5284
    (Baptist)
    2.5  mi  |  279  students  |  Gr.  NS-12

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