San Joaquin Memorial High School

  • San Joaquin Memorial High School is the only Catholic high school in the greater Fresno area.
  • With a history of 11,000 alumni, approximately 99% of SJM graduates continue their education in colleges and universities throughout the nation.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1945
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students505 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade San Joaquin Memorial High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size25 students
Number of AP Courses21 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAlgebra 2 HP, AP Biology, AP Calculus A/B, AP Calculus B/C, AP Chemistry, AP Composition, AP Computer Science A, AP European History, AP Literature, AP Microeconomics/Macroeconomics, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Research, AP Seminar, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP U.S. Government, AP US History, Biology HP, Chemistry HP, English 10 HP, English 9 HP, Geometry HP, Trigonometry/Calculus HP
Average SAT score1157
Average ACT score23

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$13,000
Tuition NotesFinancial Aid Available
Admissions DirectorRainey Lewis

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water PoloBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseRugby,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water Polo

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Ambassadors, Block "M", California Scholarship Federation, Chemistry Club, Chess Club, Culture of Life Club, FFA, Gems, Leaders in Agriculture Club (LeAg), National History Club, National Honor Society, Nature Club, Robotics Club, Service Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama, Dramatic Production, Theatrical Productions

School Notes

  • Mission Statement
  • San Joaquin Memorial is a Catholic, college preparatory high school dedicated to developing future citizens and leaders in Christ`s mission. We maintain a safe, nurturing environment that honors the dignity and fosters the potential of students from diverse backgrounds. In collaboration with parents, we promote a standard of excellence through academic and faith-based programs designed to meet the needs of all students and provide extra-curricular opportunities that enrich the learning experience. Our mission calls us to inspire each student to be conscientious and compassionate leaders. We seek to graduate accomplished young men and women dedicated and equipped to serve humanity through a variety of professions.

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