California Private Schools Offering the Most Extra-Curriculars

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  • The average private school in California offers approximately 8 extracurriculars (2019-20).
  • The private schools offering the most extracurriculars are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The private school in California offering the most extracurriculars is Valley Christian Junior High School, offering 60 extracurriculars.

California Private Schools Offering the Most Extra-Curriculars (2019-20)

  • School # Extra-curriculars Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Valley Christian Junior High School
    Valley Christian Junior High School Photo - Valley Christian Junior High and Valley Christian High School share the beautiful, state-of-the-art 55-acre Skyway Campus. This allows our junior high students to enjoy the finest facilities in classrooms, technology, athletics, and the performing arts.
    Extra-curriculars: 60
    Grades: 6-8100 Skyway Dr
    San Jose, CA 95111

  • Rank: #22.
    Junipero Serra High School
    Junipero Serra High School Photo - Freshman Welcome Mass: Junipero Serra High School, San Mateo CA
    (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 58
    Grades: 9-12451 W 20th Ave
    San Mateo, CA 94403

  • Rank: #3-43.-4. Extra-curriculars: 57
    Grades: 5-121290 Parkmoor Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95126

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Maranatha High School
    Maranatha High School Photo
    Extra-curriculars: 57
    Grades: 9-12169 South Saint John Avenue
    Pasadena, CA 91105

  • Rank: #55.
    Mater Dei High School
    Mater Dei High School Photo - Mater Dei High School: A Tradition of Excellence in Catholic Education Since 1950. Entrance Exam: Saturday, 2/11 at 7:45am. Register online at Application Available NOW at
    (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 53
    Grades: 9-121202 W Edinger Ave
    Santa Ana, CA 92707

  • Rank: #66.
    Valley Christian High School
    Valley Christian High School Photo - Valley Christian High School and Junior High are on 55 acres on the state-of-the-art Skyway Campus in San Jose.
    Extra-curriculars: 51
    Grades: K-12100 Skyway Drive
    San Jose, CA 95111

  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Notre Dame High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 47
    Grades: 9-12596 S 2nd St
    San Jose, CA 95112

  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Pacific Ridge School
    Pacific Ridge School Photo - HARKNESS LEARNING: Students learn to think critically while building essential communication skills. They are encouraged to respectfully express ideas and begin to appreciate different perspectives.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Extra-curriculars: 47
    Grades: 7-126269 El Fuerte St
    Carlsbad, CA 92009

  • Rank: #9-129.-12.
    Academy Of Our Lady Of Peace
    Academy Of Our Lady Of Peace Photo - Established in 1882 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, OLP has been educating the next generation of women leaders and innovators for more than 134 years.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 42
    Grades: 9-124860 Oregon Street
    San Diego, CA 92116

  • Rank: #9-129.-12.
    Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School
    Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 42
    Grades: 9-121011 Chestnut Street
    Alameda, CA 94501

  • Rank: #9-129.-12. Extra-curriculars: 42
    Grades: K-121500 Butterfield Road
    San Anselmo, CA 94960

  • Rank: #9-129.-12.
    Westridge School
    Westridge School Photo - Westridge is more than a school. It's a community where academic achievement goes hand in hand with becoming imaginative, independent thinkers - where students discover themselves and the world around them - where they learn what it means to make a difference.
    Extra-curriculars: 42
    Grades: 4-12324 Madeline Dr
    Pasadena, CA 91105

  • Rank: #1313.
    Maranatha Christian Schools
    Maranatha Christian Schools Photo - Maranatha Christian Schools: Distinctly academic, undeniably Christian.
    Extra-curriculars: 41
    Grades: PK-129050 Maranatha Drive
    San Diego, CA 92127

  • Rank: #1414.
    St Joseph High School
    St Joseph High School Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 39
    Grades: 9-125825 Woodruff Ave
    Lakewood, CA 90713

  • Rank: #1515.
    Cate School
    Cate School Photo - Sunset Bench
    Extra-curriculars: 38
    Grades: 9-121960 Cate Mesa Road
    Carpinteria, CA 93013

  • Rank: #1616.
    The Webb Schools
    The Webb Schools Photo - Webb is a school community that lives and learns together. You will make friends from across the country and around the world. This year we have students from 12 states and 19 countries.
    Extra-curriculars: 36
    Grades: 9-121175 West Baseline Road
    Claremont, CA 91711

  • Rank: #1717.
    St. Francis High School
    St. Francis High School Photo
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 34
    Grades: 9-12200 Foothill Blvd
    La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

  • Rank: #18-2018.-20.
    Army and Navy Academy
    Army and Navy Academy Photo
    Extra-curriculars: 32
    Grades: 7-122605 Carlsbad Boulevard
    Carlsbad, CA 92008

  • Rank: #18-2018.-20.
    Brethren Christian High School
    Brethren Christian High School Photo - JV and Varsity Football coaching staff includes multiple coaches with NFL experience.
    Extra-curriculars: 32
    Grades: 9-126931 Edinger Ave
    Huntington Beach, CA 92647

  • Rank: #18-2018.-20.
    Loma Linda Academy
    Loma Linda Academy Photo
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Extra-curriculars: 32
    Grades: NS-1210656 Anderson Street
    Loma Linda, CA 92354

  • Rank: #2121.
    Ramona Convent Secondary School
    Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo - Our 19+ acre campus is more like a college than a high school. Expansive facilities support a broad and engaging curriculum.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 31
    Grades: 9-121701 W Ramona Road
    Alhambra, CA 91803

  • Rank: #22-2322.-23.
    Chadwick School
    Extra-curriculars: 30
    Grades: K-1226800 Academy Drive
    Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274

  • Rank: #22-2322.-23. Extra-curriculars: 30
    Grades: 9-122400 East Lake Ave.
    Watsonville, CA 95076

  • Rank: #24-2524.-25.
    JSerra Catholic High School
    JSerra Catholic High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 29
    Grades: 9-1226351 Junipero Serra Rd.
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

  • Rank: #24-2524.-25.
    St. Anthony High School
    St. Anthony High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 29
    Grades: 9-12620 Olive Avenue
    Long Beach, CA 90802

  • Rank: #26-2926.-29.
    The Hilldale School
    The Hilldale School Photo - Learning to express oneself through writing is an important part of the Hilldale experience.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Extra-curriculars: 28
    Grades: PK-879 Florence St.
    Daly City, CA 94014

  • Rank: #26-2926.-29.
    La Reina High School
    La Reina High School Photo - Performing Arts
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 28
    Grades: 6-12106 West Janss Road
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

  • Rank: #26-2926.-29. Extra-curriculars: 28
    Grades: NS-123261 Overland Avenue
    Los Angeles, CA 90034

  • Rank: #26-2926.-29.
    St. Mary's School
    St. Mary's School Photo
    Extra-curriculars: 28
    Grades: NS-87 Pursuit
    Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

  • Rank: #30-3230.-32.
    Laurel Springs School
    Laurel Springs School Photo - Laurel Springs School. Accredited, Online, Private school for students in K-12th grade
    Extra-curriculars: 27
    Grades: K-12302 El Paseo Road
    Ojai, CA 93023

  • Rank: #30-3230.-32.
    Orange Lutheran High School
    Orange Lutheran High School Photo - Orange Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Extra-curriculars: 27
    Grades: 9-122222 North Santiago Blvd
    Orange, CA 92867

  • Rank: #30-3230.-32.
    St. Aloysius Gonzaga School
    St. Aloysius Gonzaga School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 27
    Grades: NS-82023 Nadeau Street
    Los Angeles, CA 90001

  • Rank: #33-3833.-38.
    Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
    Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Photo - FSHA's hillside location provides unparalleled views.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Extra-curriculars: 26
    Grades: 9-12440 St. Katherine Dr.
    La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011

  • Rank: #33-3833.-38.
    Fremont Christian School
    Fremont Christian School Photo - FCS partners with families of children 18 months through high school graduation.
    (Assembly of God)
    Extra-curriculars: 26
    Grades: NS-124760 Thornton Avenue
    Fremont, CA 94536

  • Rank: #33-3833.-38.
    Kehillah Jewish High School
    Kehillah Jewish High School Photo - World-class academics in a supportive environment
    Extra-curriculars: 26
    Grades: 9-123900 Fabian Way
    Palo Alto, CA 94303

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