South Bay Junior Academy

4400 Del Amo Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503-0905
Tel: (310)370-6215
Grades: K-8 | 183 students
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South Bay Junior Academy exists to introduce its students to a lifelong friendship with the Lord Jesus Christ in a loving, friendly, and safe environment.
Students will receive academic, physical, social, and spiritual instruction aimed at promoting positive self-esteem and productive citizenship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. General Conference of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious Affiliation Seventh-Day Adventist
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1964

Student Body

Total Students 183 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
70%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade South Bay Junior Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition costs are varied depending on the grade of student.
Admissions Director Susan Vlach

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
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School Notes:

  • Students in Grades 6-8 participate in the 1-to-1 Apple Laptop Program that was implemented in the 2007-2008 school year.

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Montgomery High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. James Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Coast Christian School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Torrance
    Grades: K-8 | 311 students
    0.4 miles
    4625 Garnet Street
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)371-0416
    0.4K-8
    311
  • Torrance
    Grades: 9-12 | 1105 students
    1 miles
    5430 Torrance Blvd
    Torrance, CA 90503
    (310)540-2021
    19-12
    1105
  • Redondo Beach
    Coast Christian School
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-8 | 158 students
    1 miles
    525 Earle Lane
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310)798-5181
    1PK-8
    158
  • Redondo Beach
    Grades: NS-K | 127 students
    1.1 miles
    850 Inglewood Ave and 514 N. Prospect Ave
    Redondo Beach, CA 90278
    (310)370-4966
    1.1NS-K
    127
  • Torrance
    Grades: PK-1 | 93 students
    1.5 miles
    18213 Prairie Ave
    Torrance, CA 90504
    (310)371-1231
    1.5PK-1
    93

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