St. Ignatius College Preparatory

2001 37th Avenue,
San Francisco, CA, 94116-0941
     Tel: (415)731-7500
Grades: 9 - 12 | 1466 students
St. Ignatius strives to develop young women and men of competence, conscience, and compassion through an integrated program of academic, spiritual, and extra-curricular activities.
St. Ignatius seeks to develop students who strive toward the Jesuit ideal of the magis: a thirst for the more, for the greater good, for the most courageous response to the challenges of our time in the fullest development of students' talents, and for a life-long disposition to serve.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1855

Student Body

Total Students 1466 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 43%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Ignatius College Preparatory Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 86%
Average Class Size 25 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khakis and polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Nov. 17 / Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,350
% on Financial Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $8,500
Admissions Director John Grealish
Admissions Associate Kristy Jacobson

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Edgewood Center For Children & Families (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Name Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lycée Français de San Francisco (LFSF) (1.1 miles away)
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  • San FranciscoHoly Name Elementary School
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  • San FranciscoSt Gabriel Elementary School
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    2550 41st Ave
    San FranciscoCA94116
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  • San FranciscoEdgewood Center For Children & Families
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  • San FranciscoAleph Bet School
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    San FranciscoCA94116
    (415)992-2235
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    0.9 mi | 27 students | Gr. K-5                      
  • San FranciscoSan Francisco Pacific Academy
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    3301 Balboa Street
    San FranciscoCA94121
    (415)800-0730
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