St. John Paul II STEM Academy

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  • Established in 1944, Bellarmine-Jefferson High School is a Catholic, Archdiocesan, co-educational, four-year secondary school. Our mission is preparing young women and men for a life of faith, learning, integrity, and responsible citizenshipfully.
  • Bellarmine-Jefferson High School, fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, strives to meet the individual student`s needs while developing a spirit of community and social consciousness.
  • Because our students are college bound, our curriculum corresponds to the requirements for admission to most universities.
  • Bellarmine-Jefferson offers a wide range of sports programs designed to develop skill and discipline through instruction and training. Bell-Jeff participates in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF).

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1944
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students275 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
66%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeSt. John Paul II STEM Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Number of AP Courses7 courses
Advanced CoursesAP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP English Literature and Compostion, AP European History, AP Microeconomics, AP Spanish Language, AP U.S. History
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 27 / Jul. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,350
Tuition NotesWe also have a $300 annual digital book fee
Admissions DirectorDr. Marshall Goldman
Admissions AssociateMrs. Alison Dirstine

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Campus Ministry, CSF -California Scholastic Federation, Key Club, NHS - National Honor Society

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus, Media Arts

School Notes

  • Established in 1944, Bellarmine-Jefferson High School is a Catholic, Archdiocesan, co-educational, four-year secondary school. Our mission is preparing young women and men for a life of faith, learning, integrity, and responsible citizenshipfully. We are accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, strives to meet the individual student`s needs while developing a spirit of community and social consciousness. Because our students are college bound, our curriculum corresponds to the requirements for admission to most universities. Bellarmine-Jefferson offers a wide range of sports programs designed to develop skill and discipline through instruction and training. Bell-Jeff participates in the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF).
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