The Peace & Justice Academy

2033 E. Washington Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91104
Tel: (626)345-0504
Grades: 6-12 | 22 students
We are the nation's first Interfaith High School.
 We also have a Mennonite Middle School.
 Our focus is creating agents of change in the world to wage peace, stand for justice, and impact the world through the power of uniting faith traditions to our common ethics of peace and justice.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Mennonite
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Year Founded 2009

Student Body

Total Students 22 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Peace & Justice Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 5 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(shirt with collar, closed-toed shoes - clothing safe and appropriate for attending school.)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $16,000
Tuition Notes MS Tuition is $14000. Need-based "Peace & Justice Scholarships" may be available.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Kimberly Medendorp

School Notes:

  • Nation's first Interfaith High School
  • Mennonite Middle School
  • 100% college acceptance rate.
  • Needs-based Peace & Justice Scholarships are available on a first-come first-served basis .
  • Graduating students to stand for justice, wage peace, and impact the world!
  • For more information, please visit our website at: or call us at (626) 345-0504.

Profile last updated: 04/15/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Excelsior School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Levon & Hasmig Tavlian Armenian Preschool & Kdgn (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Levon & Hasmig Tavlian Armenian Preschool & Kdgn (0.4 miles away)
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    0.4 miles
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    Pasadena, CA 91104
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    Pasadena, CA 91107
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    0.6 miles
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    Pasadena, CA 91104
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    Pasadena, CA 91104
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    Grades: PK-KG | 55 students
    0.6 miles
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    Pasadena, CA 91104

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