Junipero Serra High School

  • Junipero Serra High school believes that students from all faiths and backgrounds deserve an academically challenging and spiritually enriching Catholic college preparatory education that forms them to become generous, responsible citizens and leaders.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1950
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students544 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
99%
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size27 students
Number of AP Courses9 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP English, AP Govt/Econ, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Lang/Lit, AP Studio Art, AP US History
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki pants and polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,135
% on Financial Aid
50%
Acceptance Rate
65%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJohn Posatko
Admissions AssociateRaquel Armenta

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Drill TeamFootball,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,
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The average private school tuition in California is $11,168 for elementary schools and $19,271 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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