South Bay Junior Academy

4400 Del Amo Blvd,
Torrance, CA, 90503-0905
Tel: (310)370-6215
Grades: K - 10 | 183 students
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. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
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.: 41%
Students by Grade South Bay Junior Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
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
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. SoundWaves SoundWaves,

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
  • Torrance St. James Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    4625 Garnet Street
    Torrance , CA , 90503
    (310)371-0416
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  311  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Redondo Beach Coast Christian School
    Special Program Emphasis (Assembly of God)
    525 Earle Lane
    Redondo Beach , CA , 90278
    (310)798-5181
    Special Program Emphasis (Assembly of God)
    1  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Torrance Bishop Montgomery High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    5430 Torrance Blvd
    Torrance , CA , 90503
    (310)540-2021
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  1105  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Redondo Beach Beach Cities Child Development Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    850 Inglewood Ave and 514 N. Prospect Ave
    Redondo Beach , CA , 90278
    (310)370-4966
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    1.1  mi  |  172  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Torrance Pacific Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Po Box 3295
    Torrance , CA , 90510
    (310)530-1231
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.4  mi  |  80  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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