Mission College Preparatory Catholic High School

  • Mission College Preparatory is a Diocesan Catholic High School striving to be an extension of family and church by providing a Catholic environment that develops the whole person.
  • Faculty and staff are committed to celebrating the unique God-given gifts of each student and helping them develop spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, socially and physically to their potential.
  • Our school endeavors to empower parents in the formation of young Christian adults in all aspects of academic, spiritual and social life; and seeks to provide each student with an experience of Christian community that prepares them to serve God and all persons.
  • Mission College Preparatory is dedicated to making a difference by providing students with a Christ-centered, high quality, well-rounded, Catholic education in a nurturing environment while continuing to engage parents as primary educators.

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 Founded1876

Student Body

Total Students380 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeMission College Preparatory Catholic High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size22 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,241

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Luis Obispo
    Old Mission School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 383 students
    0.1 miles
    761 Broad Street
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
    (805)543-6019
    0.1PK-8
    383
  • San Luis Obispo
    Grades: K-6 | 47 students
    1 miles
    2075 Johnson Avenue
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
    (805)543-1146
    1K-6
    47
  • San Luis Obispo
    Grades: PK-12 | 394 students
    1.2 miles
    165 Grand Avenue
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
    (805)548-8700
    1.2PK-12
    394
  • San Luis Obispo
    Slo Christian Academy
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: 1-11 | 8 students
    1.6 miles
    51 W Foothill Blvd
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
    (805)543-6546
    1.61-11
    8
  • San Luis Obispo
    Grades: 9-12 | 13 students
    2.4 miles
    880 Laureate Lane
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
    (805) 45-3-6161
    2.49-12
    13

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