Damien High School

  • The administrators, teachers and staff serve as more than academic guides.
  • Involved in the lives of the students, they each take personal interest in the intellectual, moral, and spiritual development of every student.
  • It is their mission to help each student develop a sense of self-worth while becoming responsible individuals giving back to the greater community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1959
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students944 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Damien High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses26 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP English Literature & Composition, AP Englsh Language & Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French Language, AP German Language, AP Gov't & Politics - United States, AP Government and Politics, AP Human Geography, AP Macro Economics, AP Physics B, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art: 2-D Design, AP Studio Art: 3-D Design, AP Studio Art: Drawing, AP United States History, Differential Equations
Average SAT score1140
Average ACT score25
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,600
Tuition NotesCosts are for 2012 - 2013 Registration Fee $875.00
% on Financial Aid
28%
Average Financial Aid Grant$1,200
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorChristina Provenzano
Admissions AssociateMatt Dunn

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Ambassadors, Band, Christian Service, Clubs, Debate, Drama, Fishing Club, French Club, German Club, Math Club, Peace & Justice Club, Photography, Roller Hockey, Service Hours, Student Government

School Notes

  • Quality Boys Catholic College Prep School
  • Educate the whole student by providing outstanding student services while pursuing individual goals
  • Safe Established Neighborhood
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1404 students
    10.8 miles
    14301 Fairgrove Ave
    La Puente, CA 91746
    (626)962-2495
    10.8 9-12
    1404
  • Carmichael
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    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1084 students
    367.5 miles
    1200 Jacob Lane
    Carmichael, CA 95608
    (916)482-6060
    367.5 9-12
    1084
  • Claremont
    Grades: 9-12 | 410 students
    3.1 miles
    1175 West Baseline Road
    Claremont, CA 91711
    (909)482-5214
    3.1 9-12
    410
  • Los Angeles
    Loyola High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 1242 students
    29.4 miles
    1901 Venice Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90006
    (213)381-5121
    29.4 9-12
    1242
  • Pasadena
    Grades: K-12 | 858 students
    19.6 miles
    1030 E California Blvd
    Pasadena, CA 91106
    (626)396-6300
    19.6 K-12
    858

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