St. Pius X - St. Matthias Academy

7851 Gardendale St
Downey, CA 90242-0902
Tel: (562)861-2271
Grades: 9-12 | 288 students
St. Pius X-St. Matthias Academy provides a challenging Catholic College Preparatory Education in a supportive learning community that prepares students for a life that fosters: PRIDE-VIRTUE-PURPOSE

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 2013

Student Body

Total Students 288 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St. Pius X - St. Matthias Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 6 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Moises Delgado


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. John Bosco High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rancho Los Amigos Children's Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rancho Los Amigos Children's Center (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Downey
    Grades: PK-KG | 32 students
    0.4 miles
    7755 Golondrinas St
    Downey, CA 90242
  • Downey
    Rancho Los Amigos KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 85 students
    0.4 miles
    7755 Golondrinas St.
    Downey, CA 90242
  • Downey
    St Raymond School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 313 students
    0.9 miles
    12320 Paramount Blvd
    Downey, CA 90242
  • Downey
    Grades: PK-KG | 23 students
    1.3 miles
    9036 Imperial Hwy
    Downey, CA 90242
  • Paramount
    Grades: KG-8 | 212 students
    1.3 miles
    14813 Paramount Blvd
    Paramount, CA 90723

School Reviews

Very good school,my son is a junior and he is very happy been a warrior it is a challenge to be in this school you need to study hard because they care about your education,very good teachers and staff and the principal he is very involved in the students life and God's willing my daughter next year will be attending in this wonderful school.
- Posted by Parent, 09/02/15

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