The Bishop's School

7607 La Jolla Blvd
La Jolla, CA 92037-0920
Tel: (858)459-4021
Grades: 6-12 | 797 students
As a college preparatory school, Bishop's believes that certain skills, knowledge, and the ability to reason are necessary to meet the demands of a college education and to benefit from it.
The School's affiliation with the Episcopal Church reflects the belief that knowledge combined with a spiritual awareness better enables students to function as caring, effective adults in today's world.
In addition to stimulating and challenging students academically, the School's mission includes helping young people learn to be morally discriminating and to define ethical standards that will take them from adolescence to adulthood.
At Bishop's, the focus is on developing the whole person.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Year Founded 1909

Student Body

Total Students 797 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Bishop's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 22 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language & Culture, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, European History, French Language, Government & Politics: Comparative, Government & Politics: United States, Latin: Vergil, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics B, Psychology, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Studio Art, United States History,
Average SAT score 1976
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
% on Financial Aid


Total Sports Offered 19 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water PoloBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryEquestrian,
Field HockeyFlag Football,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,
Water Polo

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is La Jolla Country Day School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stella Maris Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Gillispie School (0.4 miles away)
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  • La Jolla
     Stella Maris Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 214 students
    0.4 miles
    7654 Herschel Ave
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • La Jolla
    Grades: NS-6 | 291 students
    0.4 miles
    7380 Girard Avenue
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • La Jolla
    Grades: NS-8 | 230 students
    1.6 miles
    2225 Torrey Pines Lane
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • La Jolla
    All Hallows Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 238 students
    1.8 miles
    2390 Nautilus St
    La Jolla, CA 92037
  • La Jolla
    Grades: NS-8 | 345 students
    1.8 miles
    6550 Soledad Mountain Rd
    La Jolla, CA 92037

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