Villanova Preparatory School

12096 N Ventura Avenue
Ojai, CA 93023-0930
Tel: (805)646-1464
Grades: 9-12 | 266 students
Villanova Preparatory School was founded in 1924 as a Catholic school in the Augustinian tradition.
At Villanova, all educational and extra-curricular activities emphasize the Augustinian values of unity, Truth and love.
Through a balanced program of academic courses, athletics, community service, art and extra-curricular activies, Villanova channels students' curiosity, enthusiasm and energy so they can reach the full potential of their abilities and interests.
Villanova provides an outstanding community-based education for its students with a student-teacher ratio of 10:1 and an average class size of 16.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1924

Student Body

Total Students 266 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Villanova Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English 11, AP English 12, AP Government and Politics: United States, AP Latin: Vergil, AP Physics B, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP US History, AP World History, Biology,
Average SAT score 1790
Average ACT score 26
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(collared shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $53,300
Tuition Notes Day Tuition: $19,000
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mr. Tyler Hart, M.A. Ed.
Admissions Associate Miss Maggie Colburn


Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Surf Team, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoftballSurf Team,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water Polo


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Associated Student Body (ASB)/Leadership, Astronomy Club, California Scholarship Federation, Campus Ministry, Chess Club, Chinese Community Club, Clare Boothe Luce, Cycling/Mountain Biking Club, Film Club, Galloping Ghosts, Hogar Infantile, Interact Club, Latin Club, Math Tutoring Club, Mock Trial, National Honor Club, Orchestra, Philosophy Club, Programming Club, Project A.F.R.I.C.A., Recycling Club, Singing Club, Student Ambassadors, Writing Club Art Club, Astronomy Club, Chess Club, Film Club, Interact Club, Latin Club, Mock Trial, Orchestra, Recycling Club, Singing Club, Writing Club, Associated Student Body (ASB)/Leadership,
California Scholarship Federation,
Campus Ministry,
Chinese Community Club,
Clare Boothe Luce,
Cycling/Mountain Biking Club,
Galloping Ghosts,
Hogar Infantile,
Math Tutoring Club,
National Honor Club,
Philosophy Club,
Programming Club,
Project A.F.R.I.C.A.,
Student Ambassadors,

School Notes:

  • IB World School
  • Day and Boarding school with 65% day and 35% resident students

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Ojai Valley School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ojai Valley School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ojai Valley School (0.8 miles away)
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