Bishop Mora Salesian High School

BISHOP MORA SALESIAN, A CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL IN THE SALESIAN TRADITION, IS COMMITTED TO LOVE WITH ABUNDANCE TEACH WITH PASSION INSPIRE WITH IMAGINATION.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 515 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Bishop Mora Salesian High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1958
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
515 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Bishop Mora Salesian High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
28 students
Number of AP Courses
14 courses
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP European Civilization, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP Statistics, AP US Government, AP US History, AP World History
Average SAT score
1300
(Out of 1600)
Average ACT score
25
(Out of 36)
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Khaki pants and school polo

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
75%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$2,000
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Band/Music, California Scholarship Federation, Chess Club, Christian Service, Computer Club, Golf Club, Journalism, National Honors Society, Salesian Lettermen Society, Spanish Club, Student Leadership, Table Tennis, Travel Club, Video Gaming Club, Yearbook, Youth Ministry

School Notes

  • Bishop Mora Salesian, a Catholic faith community of learners, is committed to love, teach, and inspire the young men entrusted to our care. We provide spiritual, intellectual, and social growth opportunities modeled on the spirit of Christ. As a college preparatory high school we empower students to develop character, rooted in faith, as they become responsible, conscientious citizens of our world. Bishop Mora Salesian combines the experience of church, school, playground and home in a supportive environment according to St. John Bosco's educational philosophy of reason, religion, and kindness. We strive to be a school of choice and a leading college preparatory Catholic school in Los Angeles by providing a safe, welcoming and nurturing environment for a diverse student body in the Salesian tradition. Nearly 100% of our graduates go on to college.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Bishop Mora Salesian High School?
The acceptance rate of Bishop Mora Salesian High School is 100%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.
What sports does Bishop Mora Salesian High School offer?
Bishop Mora Salesian High School offers 10 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, Volleyball, Weightlifting and Wrestling. Bishop Mora Salesian High School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in California for most sports offered.
What is Bishop Mora Salesian High School's ranking?
Bishop Mora Salesian High School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for: Highest percentage of students of color, Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Largest student body, Most sports offered and Most extracurriculars offered.
When is the application deadline for Bishop Mora Salesian High School?
The application deadline for Bishop Mora Salesian High School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Bishop Mora Salesian High School located?
Bishop Mora Salesian High School is located in the Central LA neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA. There are 54 other private schools located in Central LA.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 515 students
  • Acceptance rate: 100%
  • Average class size: 28 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Los Angeles, CA is $17,450 for elementary schools and $23,342 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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