Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 501 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,995
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Palma School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Year Founded
1951
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
501 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
63%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Palma School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses
18 courses
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Khaki and Collared Shirt

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition for Junior High School is $7,650. Tuition for High School is $14,995. Palma works with families on a confidential basis to ensure that qualified students have the opportunity to attend our school.
Admissions Director
Raul Rico

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Ecology Club, Interact Club, Investment Club, Mock Trial, National Honors Society (NHS), School Yearbook, Student Film Festival

Club or Organization:
Associated Student Body (ASB Student Government), Blessed Edmund Rice Society, California Scholarship Federation (CSF), CORE Leadership, Diversity Awareness Club, Gamer Club, Mountain Bike Club, Robotics Club

School Notes

  • Rigorous Academics
  • Championship Athletics
  • Meaningful Community Service
  • 29 Honors and Advanced Placement (AP) Courses
  • 3 Foreign Language Course Offerings
  • Award-Winning Music Program: Co-Ed HS Symphonic Band, HS Jazz Ensemble, Jr. High Band
  • Film Studies
  • Digital Art & Video Production
  • Studio Art, Advanced Art & Design
  • Dual Enrollment Courses
Source: Verified school update

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Enrollment: 501 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,995
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Monterey County, CA is $18,597 for elementary schools and $23,768 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Monterey County, CA is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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