St. Therese Academy

6046 Camino Rico
San Diego, CA 92120-0921
Tel: (619)583-6270
Grades: PK - 8 | 355 students
Students at St. Therese Academy are learning to live out a Catholic, Christ-centered education.
The administration, faculty, and staff, join with parents as the primary educators, striving to provide students with the opportunity to reach their potential spiritually, academically, socially, and emotionally within the framework of Catholic principles.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 355 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 48%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade St. Therese Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,100
Tuition Notes Discounts offered for families with more than one child attending.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
SoccerVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Excelsior Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Excelsior Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is San Carlos United Methodist Pr (2.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego
    Excelsior Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 51 students
    0.9 miles
    7202 Princess View Dr
    San Diego, CA 92120
    (619)583-6762
    0.92-12
    51
  • La Mesa
    Grades: 5-11 | 10 students
    1.7 miles
    5333 Lake Murray Blvd
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    (619)667-5999
    1.75-11
    10
  • San Diego
    Stein Education Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 135 students
    1.9 miles
    6145 Decena Dr
    San Diego, CA 92120
    (619)281-5511
    1.95-12
    135
  • San Diego
    Learning Adventure School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-7 | 28 students
    1.9 miles
    6950 Mohawk St
    San Diego, CA 92115
    (619)465-9150
    1.9K-7
    28
  • La Mesa
    Childtime Childrens Centers
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 10 students
    2 miles
    5565 Lake Park Wy
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    (619)460-0310
    2K
    10

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