Archbishop Riordan High School

  • Archbishop Riordan High School offers a values-based, Catholic Marianist, college preparatory education to prepare young men and women for leadership and lifelong success.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDiagnosed mild to moderate learning disabilities, spectrum disorders, NVLD, ADD/ADHD or any OHI.
Year Founded1949
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students820 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
74%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Archbishop Riordan High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese, AP Economics, AP English Language, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics C, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP U.S. Government & Politics, AP U.S. History, AP World History
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Students are required to look neat and presentable each day. Students wear khaki pants or skirts and polos on regular dress days.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 7
Yearly Tuition Cost$21,950
% on Financial Aid
45%
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,500
Admissions DirectorMr. Danny Curtin
Admissions AssociateSally O'Connell

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFootball,
GolfLacrosse,
RugbySoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
The Crusader Newspaper

Arts and Music Programs:
Marching Band, Theater

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sailing Club

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  • San Francisco
    Grades: 9-12 | 1322 students
    4.2 miles
    1055 Ellis St
    San Francisco, CA 94109
    (415) 775-6626
    4.2 9-12
    1322
  • San Francisco
    Grades: 6-12 | 1485 students
    2.8 miles
    2001 37th Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94116
    (415) 731-7500
    2.8 6-12
    1485
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    Grades: 9-12 | 490 students
    0.4 miles
    755 Ocean Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 333-4021
    0.4 9-12
    490
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    Grades: 9-12 | 420 students
    3 miles
    1563 Page St
    San Francisco, CA 94117
    (415) 626-2919
    3 9-12
    420
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    14.5 miles
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    San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 345-8207
    14.5 9-12
    833

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