Verbum Dei High School

11100 S Central Ave,
Los Angeles, CA, 90059-0900
Tel: (323)564-6651
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 93%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Verbum Dei High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Los Angeles St Lawrence Of Brindisi Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    10044 Compton Ave
    Los Angeles , CA , 90002
    (323)564-3051
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  279  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Los Angeles
    Youth Opportunities High School
    1827 E 103rd St
    Los Angeles , CA , 90002
    (323)249-7845
    1  mi  |  120  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Los Angeles
    Institute For Maximum Human Po
    9624 S. Compton Ave
    Los Angeles , CA , 90002
    (322)567-9883
    1.1  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Los Angeles
    Watts Christian School
    (Christian)
    2003 E Imperial Hwy
    Los Angeles , CA , 90059
    (323)566-7154
    (Christian)
    1.1  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  K-2
  • Los Angeles
    San Miguel Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2270 East 108th Street
    Los Angeles , CA , 90059
    (323)567-6892
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  192  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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