Verbum Dei High School

11100 S Central Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90059-0900
Tel: (323)564-6651
Grades: 9-12 | 282 students
At Verbum Dei, our Catholic college preparatory high school in the Jesuit tradition with an innovative Corporate Work Study Program, we are committed to holistically educating and developing students of southern Los Angeles to become leaders who are intellectually competent, spiritually rooted, and socially conscious.
As a Jesuit sponsored school, Verbum Dei embraces educational characteristics as primary goals which promote the formation of young Verb Gentlemen who already do and can ever more so in their future make a real difference within a society that generally can be so out-of-touch with each other.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 282 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Verbum Dei High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Youth Opportunities High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Lawrence Of Brindisi Catholic School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is San Miguel Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • Los Angeles
    Grades: KG-8 | 285 students
    0.9 miles
    10044 Compton Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90002
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: 9-12
    1 miles
    1827 E 103rd St
    Los Angeles, CA 90002
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: K-2 | 8 students
    1.1 miles
    2003 E Imperial Hwy
    Los Angeles, CA 90059
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: PK-8 | 204 students
    1.3 miles
    2270 E 108th St
    Los Angeles, CA 90059
  • Los Angeles
    Los Angeles Adventist Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-12 | 228 students
    1.4 miles
    846 E El Segundo Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90059

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