St. Matthias High School

7851 Gardendale St,
Downey, CA, 90242-0902
Tel: (562)861-2271
Grades: 9 - 12 | 243 students
St. Matthias High School is dedicated to educating young women in faith, with the family, for the future.
St. Matthias High School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and the Western Catholic Education Association.
Over ninety percent of the graduates pursue higher education.
Graduates have been accepted at such universities as Yale University, University of California, Los Angels, Loyola-Marymount and California State University, Fullerton.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 243 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 95%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade St. Matthias High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. John Bosco High School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rancho Los Amigos Children's C (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Philip Neri School (2.1 miles away)
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    (562)401-7981
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    0.4  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
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    (562)862-3210
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