- Top Ranked CA School
- Grades: 9-12
- Enrollment: 240 students
- Yearly Tuition: $15,000
- Acceptance rate: 93%
- Average class size: 18 students
- Application Deadline: Nov. 15 / Jan. 31 / rolling
- Source: Verified school update
St. Francis High School - Salesian College Preparatory ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:
Academics and Faculty
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate
Club or Organization:
Film/Videography Club, National English Honor Society, National Math Honor Society, Project Lead the Way - Biomedical Science Pathway, Project Lead the Way - Computer Science Pathway, Science National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Website and IT
Arts and Music Programs:
Choir Club, Drumline
- St. Francis High School Salesian College Preparatory is a community of faith that fosters excellence through the charism of St. John Bosco. Our theme is: BELIEVE:Education is a Matter of the Heart!
- St. Francis High School's vision is to ensure every student is prepared to attend a university and possesses the values of a good Christian and an honest global citizen
- Annually, 100% of our students are prepared for and qualify for university acceptance. 100% of the students who apply to 4-year universities are accepted to a university. The graduating Class of 2022 had 64 students who recieved $9.9 million in college athletic and academic scholarships; the Class of 2022 had 8 student-athletes sign to play sports in college.
- Annually, 100% of our students meet or exceed their 80 hours of service learning projects. This last summer students completed service projects outside of our local community in Idaho, Peru, Mexico, Italy, Costa Rica, and Ghana.
- Annually, 99.5% of St. Francis graduates attend college, with 85.5% choosing to attend a 4-year university and 14% choosing a 2-year university.
- Annually, 82% of the total student population participates on one or more athletic teams, and 54% of all varsity student-athletes maintain a 3.0 GPA or better. These scholar athletes are recognized annually at a Breakfast of Champions ceremony.
- In the last 5 years we have celebrated an alumnus winning the Super Bowl with the Denver Broncos, an X-Games Champion, 3 students playing baseball in the MLB, and an average of 3-8 student-athletes annually signing Division 1-3 athletic scholarships.
- St. Francis students test well above average on the AP, PSAT, and SAT exams. The 5-year SAT average for St. Francis is 1608, 110 points higher than the national average. The AP pass rate is 79.9%, 59% higher than the national average. In the past 5 years, a 100% pass rate has been achieved one or more times in AP Calculus AB, AP English Literature, AP English Language, AP Spanish, and AP Studio Art.
- Students can choose from 2 unique pathways in partnership with Project Lead the Way - a biomedical science pathway or visiaul and performing arts pathway - along with all of their honors and AP classes in a rigorous college prep environment
- Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
- Ty Sambrailo - College: Colorado State NFL Draft: 2015 Round 2 Pick 59 Career history Denver Broncos 2015–2016 Atlanta Falcons 2017–2019 Tennessee Titans 2020–2021 Career highlights and awards Super Bowl champion (50)
- Sahid Valenzuela - MLB Draft 2019 Oakland Athletics Round 13 Overall Pick 404 College Cal State Fullerton
- Ruben Noe Ibarra - MLB Draft 2021 Cincinnati Reds Round 4 Overall Pick 119 College San Jose State
- Charles Bradley Watkins - MLB Draft 2021 Chicago Cubs Round 9 Overall Pick 274 College: College of Central Florida
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