Palma High School

919 Iverson St
Salinas, CA 93901-0939
     Tel: (831)422-6391
Grades: 7 - 12 | 555 students
Palma is dedicated to providing young men an excellent college preparatory education in a Roman Catholic environment that embraces the essential elements of an Edmund Rice Christian Brother education and challenges each individual to develop spiritually, intellectually, morally, physically, and socially.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 555 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 52%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Palma High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DivingFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water PoloWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Associated Student Body (ASB Student Government), California Scholarship Federation (CSF), Chemistry Club, Ecology Club, Interact Club, Investment Club, Literary Journal, Mock Trial, National Honors Society (NHS), School Newspaper, School Yearbook, Student Film Festival, and More! Chemistry Club, Ecology Club, Interact Club, Mock Trial, and More!, Associated Student Body (ASB Student Government),
California Scholarship Federation (CSF),
Investment Club,
Literary Journal,
National Honors Society (NHS),
School Newspaper,
School Yearbook,
Student Film Festival,

School Notes:

  • 99% Palma Graduates matriculate to Universities, Colleges, & Military
  • 11 Advanced Placement (AP) Courses
  • 19 Honors Classes
  • 6 Foreign Languages
  • Award-Winning Music Program: Co-Ed HS Symphonic Band, HS Jazz Ensemble, Jr. High Band
  • Film Studies
  • Digital Art & Video Production
  • Studio Art, Advanced Art & Design
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Notre Dame High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sacred Heart School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Learning Center (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SalinasNotre Dame High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    455 Palma Drive
    SalinasCA 93901
    (831)751-1850
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 258 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SalinasSacred Heart School
      (Roman Catholic)
    123 W Market St
    SalinasCA 93901
    (831)771-1310
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 263 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • SalinasTemple Philadelphia Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    160 Pajaro St
    SalinasCA 93901
    (831)422-0647
      (Christian)
    0.9 mi | 34 students | Gr. K-11                      
  • SalinasMontessori Learning Center
    Montessori School
    P.O. Box 2387
    SalinasCA 93902
    (831)455-1546
    Montessori School
    1 mi | 130 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SalinasSoaring Eagles Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    298 E Market St
    SalinasCA 93901
    (831)759-1840
      (Christian)
    1.3 mi | 48 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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