St. Mary's Academy

701 Grace Avenue
Inglewood, CA 90301-0903
Tel: (310)674-8470
Grades: 9-12 | 345 students
Saint Mary’s Academy is a Catholic School for girls, founded, sponsored and administered by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet.
The administration, faculty and staff together with the students’ parents are committed to challenging each young woman constantly and consistently to attain her full potential.
This effort is strongly characterized by respect for the individual, academic preparation for higher education and empowerment of the young Christian woman to take her place in an ever-changing world.
As an expression of the educational mission of the Catholic Church and the extension of the family unit in today’s society, Saint Mary’s Academy is enriched by a tradition of quality education for over a century.
From its founding and ongoing association with the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, Saint Mary’s Academy has acquired distinctive characteristics including a commitment to provide educational opportunities to young women with potential, a commitment to provide a supportive and caring Christian community which both nurtures and challenges these young women, and a conviction that education finds its character and expression in service to others.
A Saint Mary’s Academy education promotes the formation and integral development of young Christian women from various ethnic backgrounds and cultures.
This education provides opportunities for the development of contemporary leadership while preserving the spirit and traditions that have made Saint Mary’s Academy unique.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 345 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St. Mary's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Evangelina Savala

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Slauson Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. John Chrysostom School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Crusaders Christian Preschool (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Inglewood
    Grades: K-9 | 246 students
    0.1 miles
    530 E Florence Ave
    Inglewood, CA 90301
  • Inglewood
    Slauson Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 104 students
    0.3 miles
    260 N Locust St
    Inglewood, CA 90301
  • Inglewood
    Crusaders Christian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 27 students
    0.5 miles
    601 Centinela Avenue
    Inglewood, CA 90302
  • Inglewood
    Grades: K | 65 students
    0.6 miles
    712 E Manchester Blvd
    Inglewood, CA 90301
  • Inglewood
    Academy For Early Learning
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 51 students
    0.6 miles
    1020 N Park Avenue
    Inglewood, CA 90302

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