Marymount High School Los Angeles

  • Marymount is an Independent and Catholic school. This means we can offer what other schools can`t-a mission-driven, ethical education rooted in the highest academic standards.
  • We welcome all faiths at Marymount and place an essential focus on helping young women develop a strong moral compass. As a Catholic school, we build on centuries-long, rich tradition of academic excellence, adding a distinctive layer of spiritual development through retreats, regular student Liturgies, and Masses, a broad four-year study of Theology, and a strong commitment to serving underrepresented populations.
  • As an Independent school, we uphold the highest standards of college preparatory curriculum, bringing outstanding faculty, a well-resourced academic program, individualized attention and cutting-edge technology to our students.Students come to us from an array of parochial, independent, charter and public schools.
  • Like our home state of Southern California, Marymount is bursting with cultural diversity! Our girls truly reflect the wonderfully diverse population of our region-in geography, ethnicity, and religious background.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1923
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students373 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Marymount High School Los Angeles Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
88%
Average Class Size14 students
Number of AP Courses21 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French Language, AP Government, AP Music Theory, AP Physics C, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP Spanish Literature, AP Studio Art 2D Design, AP Studio Art 3D Design, AP Studio Drawing, AP U.S. History,
Average SAT score1310
Average ACT score29
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 19
Yearly Tuition Cost$36,930
Tuition NotesThe student 1:1 laptop program and bus transportation is included in the tuition.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant$21,289
Admissions DirectorPatti Lemlein
Admissions AssociateLaura Arenstein

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBasketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WeightliftingBasketballCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water PoloWeightlifting,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art Club, Associated Student Body/Class Council (ASBCC), Campus Ministry Team, Creative Writing Club, Diversity Club, Drama Teachers Association of Southern California (DTASC), Environmental Awareness Club, Film Club, Marymount Ambassadors, Marymount Players, Marymount Retreat Leaders, Mesa Espanola, Mock Trial, Model United Nations (MUN), Sunset Literary Magazine, The Anchor Newspaper, Yearbook

School Notes

  • Marymount is an Independent and Catholic school. This means we can offer what other schools can`t-a mission-driven, ethical education rooted in the highest academic standards.We welcome all faiths at Marymount and place an essential focus on helping young women develop a strong moral compass.As a Catholic school, we build on centuries-long, rich tradition of academic excellence, adding a distinctive layer of spiritual development through retreats, regular student Liturgies, and Masses, a broad four-year study of Theology, and a strong commitment to serving underrepresented populations.As an Independent school, we uphold the highest standards of college preparatory curriculum, bringing outstanding faculty, a well-resourced academic program, individualized attention and cutting-edge technology to our students.Students come to us from an array of parochial, independent, charter and public schools.Like our home state of Southern California, Marymount is bursting with cultural diversity! Our girls truly reflect the wonderfully diverse population of our region-in geography, ethnicity, and religious background.

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