South Bay Junior Academy

  • South Bay Junior Academy exists to introduce its students to a lifelong friendship with the Lord Jesus Christ in a loving, friendly, and safe environment.
  • Students will receive academic, physical, social, and spiritual instruction aimed at promoting positive self-esteem and productive citizenship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.General Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (GCSDAC)
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationSeventh Day Adventist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1964

Student Body

Total Students169 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
78%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade South Bay Junior Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition costs are varied depending on the grade of student.
Admissions DirectorSusan Vlach

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.SoundWaves

School Notes

  • Students in Grades 6-8 participate in the 1-to-1 Apple Laptop Program that was implemented in the 2007-2008 school year.

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