Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 968 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,500
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 7

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Archbishop Riordan High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Diagnosed mild to moderate learning disabilities, spectrum disorders, NVLD, ADD/ADHD or any OHI.
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
968 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Archbishop Riordan High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
25 students
Number of AP Courses
14 courses
Advanced Courses
AP 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 Code
(Students are required to look neat and presentable each day. Students wear khaki pants or skirts and polos on regular dress days.)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 7
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant
Admissions Director
Mr. Danny Curtin
Admissions Associate
Sally O'Connell



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

Arts and Music Programs:
Marching Band, Theater

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sailing Club

School Notes

  • Archbishop Riordan High School, an Archdiocesan Catholic High School in the Marianist tradition, prepares students from all backgrounds and corners of the world for leadership and lifelong excellence. With a rigorous college preparatory curriculum, Riordan offers a path to success for all learners. Our dedicated, knowledgeable, and compassionate faculty meets our students where they are, supporting them to individual growth.
Profile last updated: 07/21/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 968 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,500
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 7

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