St. Ignatius strives to develop young women and men of competence, conscience, and compassion through an integrated program of academic, spiritual, and extra-curricular activities.
St. Ignatius seeks to develop students who strive toward the Jesuit ideal of the magis: a thirst for the more, for the greater good, for the most courageous response to the challenges of our time in the fullest development of students' talents, and for a life-long disposition to serve.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 1,485 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $18,350
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: Nov. 17 / Jan. 31

Top Rankings

St. Ignatius College Preparatory ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Year Founded
1855
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
1,485 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
St. Ignatius College Preparatory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
224 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
86%
Average Class Size
25 students
Number of AP Courses
14 courses
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Khakis and polo shirts)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Nov. 17 / Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$8,500
Admissions Director
John Grealish
Admissions Associate
Kristy Jacobson

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 1,485 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $18,350
  • Average class size: 25 students
  • Application Deadline: Nov. 17 / Jan. 31

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The average private school tuition in San Francisco, CA is $22,495 for elementary schools and $33,000 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Francisco, CA is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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