Ramona Convent

1701 W Ramona Road,
Alhambra, CA, 91803-0918
Tel: (626)282-4151
Grades: 9 - 12 | 273 students
Ramona's Mission, as a welcoming and inclusive Catholic school sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary, is to provide an educational program that graduates young women who are characterized by academic excellence, spiritual depth, moral strength, and personal grace, open to the wisdom of other cultures and traditions, and prepared to lead and serve in an evolving interdependent global community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
National Coalition of Girls
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1889

Student Body

Total Students 273 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 85%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 99%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses American Government, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language, English Language and Composition, English Literature, European History, French Language, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Studio Art, United States History  
Average SAT score 2154
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 22 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $12,300
% on Financial Aid 37%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Veronica Puente-Smith
Admissions Associate Veronica Fernandez


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports BasketballCross CountrySoccerSoftballSwimming
TennisTrack and FieldVolleyball
BasketballCross Country,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 32 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. ASB Officers, Art Club, Barkada Club, Book Buddies Literacy Outreach, Book Club, California Junior Scholarship Federation, California Scholarship Federation, Chinese Club, Class Officers, Club 4-H, Cook-Eat-Love Club, Drama Club, Faith Life, French Club, Girls Athletic Association, Harvard Model Congress, Hispanic Society, International Thespian Society, Key Club, Korean Culture Club, National Honor Society, Peace & Justice Club, President's Council, Ramona Ambassadors, Ramona Roses, Robotics, Sakura Society, Science Olympiad, Science Olympiad, Student Council, Synchronized Swimming, Tiger Dance Team ASB Officers, Art Club, Barkada Club, Book Club, Chinese Club, Class Officers, Club 4-H, Drama Club, Faith Life, French Club, Key Club, Ramona Roses, Robotics, Sakura Society, Book Buddies Literacy Outreach,
California Junior Scholarship Federation,
California Scholarship Federation,
Cook-Eat-Love Club,
Girls Athletic Association,
Harvard Model Congress,
Hispanic Society,
International Thespian Society,
Korean Culture Club,
National Honor Society,
Peace & Justice Club,
President's Council,
Ramona Ambassadors,
Science Olympiad,
Science Olympiad,
Student Council,
Synchronized Swimming,
Tiger Dance Team,

School Notes:

  • As L.A.'s premier interdependent Catholic girls' school, Ramona Convent teaches each student to think about ideas, people, the world, and herself as integral parts of a much -larger whole.  As we have for 123 years, Ramona kindles each girl's intellect, college readiness, and poise through critical reading, thinking, writing, and problem solving, and accompanies each young woman on her self-internalized journey toward full development.  We warmly invite you to visit and meet Ramona for yourself!

  • Profile last updated: 10/17/2013

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The nearest high school is Sherman School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Granada Park Umc Nursery School And Kindergarten (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Granada Park Umc Nursery School And Kindergarten (0.2 miles away)
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