St Therese Academy

  • Students at St. Therese Academy are learning to live out a Catholic, Christ-centered education.
  • The administration, faculty, and staff, join with parents as the primary educators, striving to provide students with the opportunity to reach their potential spiritually, academically, socially, and emotionally within the framework of Catholic principles.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1960
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$200
Summer Program Cost NotesWeekly program offered during the summer for Preschool and K-8 students.

Student Body

Total Students351 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade St Therese Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio32:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size32 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,170
Tuition NotesDiscounts offered for families with more than one child attending.

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBasketball, Football, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballFootball,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Diego
    Grades: NS-8 | 125 students
    2.5 miles
    4551 56th Street
    San Diego, CA 92115
    (619)582-3862
    2.5 NS-8
    125
  • San Diego
    Grades: K-6 | 362 students
    6.3 miles
    4201 Randolph
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (619)298-9110
    6.3 K-6
    362
  • San Diego
    Nazareth School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 301 students
    1.8 miles
    10728 San Diego Mission Rd
    San Diego, CA 92108
    (619)641-7987
    1.8 PK-8
    301
  • San Diego
    Our Lady Of The Sacred Heart School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 148 students
    3.3 miles
    4106 42nd St
    San Diego, CA 92105
    (619)284-1715
    3.3 PK-8
    148
  • San Diego
    Grades: K-8 | 239 students
    6.2 miles
    4061 Ibis St
    San Diego, CA 92103
    (619)296-2222
    6.2 K-8
    239

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