South Bay Junior Academy

4400 Del Amo Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503-0905
     Tel: (310)370-6215
        
   
Grades: K - 10 | 183 students
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South Bay Junior Academy exists to introduce its students to a lifelong friendship with the Lord Jesus Christ in a loving, friendly, and safe environment.
Students will receive academic, physical, social, and spiritual instruction aimed at promoting positive self-esteem and productive citizenship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Seventh-Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 10
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 183 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 70%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition costs are varied depending on the grade of student.
Admissions Director Susan Vlach

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
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School Notes:

Students in Grades 7-10 participate in the 1-to-1 Apple Laptop Program that was implemented in the 2007-2008 school year.

Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Montgomery High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. James Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Coast Christian School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TorranceSt. James Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4625 Garnet Street
    TorranceCA 90503
    (310)371-0416
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 311 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Redondo BeachCoast Christian School
      (Assembly of God)
    525 Earle Lane
    Redondo BeachCA 90278
    (310)798-5181
      (Assembly of God)
    1 mi | 150 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • TorranceBishop Montgomery High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    5430 Torrance Blvd
    TorranceCA 90503
    (310)540-2021
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 1105 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Redondo BeachBeach Cities Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    850 Inglewood Ave and 514 N. Prospect Ave
    Redondo BeachCA 90278
    (310)370-4966
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.1 mi | 127 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • TorrancePacific Lutheran High School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Po Box 3295
    TorranceCA 90510
    (310)530-1231
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.4 mi | 80 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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