Ramona Convent Secondary School
5.00 (1 review)
Tel: (626) 282-4151 Ext. 145
Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo #2 - Students at Ramona work in a variety of media. Their imaginations and creativity flourish in a sunny, well-equipped drawing and painting studio, a ceramics lab, and a digital design studio.
Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo #3 - Build creativity, confidence, and problem-solving skills. A Makerspace is a collaborative space where students gather to create, invent, and learn. The Ramona Makerspace is outfitted with some of the latest programming, prototyping, fabrication, and manufacturing equipment to help students develop their design skills and bring their imaginations to life.
Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo #4 - Positive student leadership and a welcoming school culture bring students from many schools, communities, and countries together, sparking sisterhood and life-long friendships.
Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo #5 - At Ramona, the college preparation and selection process is a personal four-year journey of exploration, self discovery, hard work, and growth. Ramona's two experienced full-time college counselors offer guidance in course selection, East and West Coast college tours, information about college fairs, on-campus meetings with college admission reps, and assistance with personal statements and Naviance, our college and career exploration
Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo #6 - Be known for your confident, independent spirit. At Ramona, high academic standards and expectations bring out the best in you. Highly qualified teachers cultivate your curiosity.
Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo #7 - Prepare to lead and serve in an evolving global community. The powerful, life-affirming vision of the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary guides our program.
Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo #8 - Spark your skills, leadership, focus and competitive spirit. More than 50% of Ramona students participate on one or more sports teams.
Ramona Convent Secondary School Photo #9 - Through service Ramona students contribute to the lives of others. They discover they have the power to change the world around them while developing compassion and character. Throughout the year, students join in many school-sponsored service opportunities such as the beach cleanup, the human trafficking walk, the food bank and more.
Ramona is a welcoming Catholic college-prep high school for girls in grades 9-12.Ramona graduates face the future with an extraordinary education, a global vision fueled by Catholic values, an independent spirit, confident leadership skills, the support of their Ramona sisters, and the strength of a legacy of more than 130 years of excellence.
Ramona Convent Secondary School places among the top 20% of private schools in California for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
- Student Body Largest student body
- AP Courses Most AP courses offered
- Extracurriculars Most extracurriculars offered
- School History Oldest founding date
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
National Coalition of Girls
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Tuition cost varies based on course load|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a|
|Total Students||284 students|
|Student Body Type||All-girls|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 45%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||29 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||18 students|
|Number of AP Courses||21 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||American Government, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Capstone - Research, Capstone - Seminar, Chemistry, Chinese Language & Culture, English Language and Composition, English Literature, Environmental Science, European History, French Language & Culture, Music Theory, Psychology, Spanish Language & Culture, Spanish Literature & Culture, Statistics, Studio Art, United States History|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 20 / rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$15,110|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$5,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Veronica Puente-Smith|
|Admissions Associate||Veronica Fernandez|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,|
Swimming, Track and Field,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||31 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Art Club, ASB Officers, Book Buddies Literacy Outreach, Book Club, California Junior Scholarship Federation, California Scholarship Federation, Campus Ministry, Chemistry Club, Class Officers, Culinary Club, French Club, Gaming Club, Girls Athletic Association, Harvard Model Congress, Helping Hands Club - Service, Hispanic Society, International Thespian Society, Key Club, Korean Culture Club, Mock Trial Club, Music & Charity Club, National Honor Society, Peace & Justice Club, Photography Club, President's Council, Ramona Ambassadors, Robotics, Sakura Society, Science Olympiad, Student Council, Tiger Dance Team
- Why choose Ramona?
- You will develop love of learning, responsibility, commitment, leadership and spiritual depth. You will thrive in college and beyond, living a meaningful life full of confidence and purpose.
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Lakewood Grades: 9-12 | 565 students
5825 Woodruff Ave
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 925-5073 14.7 9-12
My daughter is in her second year at Ramona and is very happy with her decision to go there. She loves the culture, the classes, the teachers and the variety of activities. She's very much breaking out of her introverted shell and challenging herself to try many new things. Academically she is challenged by her honors and AP courses.
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