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.: 45%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby 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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  • DowneyRancho Los Amigos Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    7755 Golondrinas St
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)940-7981
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.4 mi | 32 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • DowneySt Raymond School
      (Roman Catholic)
    12320 Paramount Blvd
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)862-3210
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 313 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • DowneyMaria Montessori House Of Children
    Montessori School
    9036 Imperial Hwy
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)869-3218
    Montessori School
    1.3 mi | 23 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • ParamountOur Lady Of The Rosary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    14813 Paramount Blvd
    ParamountCA 90723
    (562)633-6360
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.3 mi | 212 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • DowneyGood Shepherd Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    13200 Clark Avenue
    DowneyCA 90242
    (562)803-4918
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.6 mi | 88 students | Gr. K-8                      

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