High Bluff Academy

12707 High Bluff Dr. ,
San Diego, CA, 92130
Tel: (858)509-9101
Grades: 9 - 12 | 40 students
High Bluff Academy offers a high quality college preparatory program for students who desire a more personalized approach to education.
Our small group classes range from 3-12 students and all classes are also available on a one-to-one basis.
Our curriculum and schedule closely follow those of Torrey Pines High School and 150 to 200 students from the public schools attend our group classes each semester.
 Our full-time high school program is limited to 40 students in grades 9-12.
High Bluff Academy is approved to issue F-1 visas to foreign students.
We welcome students of all nationalities. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported ADD, ADHD, Mild Learning Differences, ESL/ELL
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 40 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade High Bluff Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 6 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Average SAT score 1800
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,000
Tuition Notes International student tuition is $19,500. Students requiring one-on-one courses will pay an extra fee per course.
Admissions Director Jill Duoto
Admissions Associate Nancy Novotny

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 07/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Del Mar Montessori (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Del Mar Highlands KinderCare (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Del Mar Hills Nursery School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • San Diego Del Mar Highlands KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3790 Townsgate Drive
    San Diego , CA , 92130
    (858)794-7710
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.3  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Del Mar Del Mar Hills Nursery School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    13692 Mango Dr
    Del Mar , CA , 92014
    (858)755-8338
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.5  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • San Diego Del Mar Pines School
    3975 Torrington Street
    San Diego , CA , 92130
    (858)481-5615
    0.8  mi  |  154  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Del Mar Del Mar Montessori
    Montessori School
    Del Mar Heights Road
    Del Mar , CA , 92014
    (858)481-1963
    Montessori School
    1.2  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • San Diego San Diego Jewish Academy
    (Jewish)
    11860 Carmel Creek Road
    San Diego , CA , 92130
    (858)704-3717
    (Jewish)
    1.2  mi  |  550  students  |  Gr.  NS-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 06, 2012 - Motivated and knowledgeable teachers and administrators, friendly students and small class sizes. My son loves every hour he spends there. Highly recommended! - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended July 27, 2012 - I have two sons that currently attends Torrey Pines High School. My oldest son struggled academically in math and science courses so he attended High Bluff and excelled in a smaller ratio environment and got an "A". My younger son is currently attending High Bluff and I know he will be successful as well. The teachers take the time to make sure the students understand the material and do well on test. Jill is very knowledgable in education. I like her hands on approach in guiding parents. I highly recommend High Bluff to any parent who want the best education for their kids. - Posted by Parent

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