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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 351 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,170
  • Average class size: 32 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1960
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$200
Summer Program Cost Notes
Weekly program offered during the summer for Preschool and K-8 students.

Student Body

Total Students
351 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
53%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
St. Therese Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
32:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size
32 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Discounts offered for families with more than one child attending.

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked CA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 351 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,170
  • Average class size: 32 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in San Diego, CA is $13,994 for elementary schools and $25,335 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Diego, CA is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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