The Bishop's School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (858)459-4021
  • As a college preparatory school, Bishop's believes that certain skills, knowledge, and the ability to reason are necessary to meet the demands of a college education and to benefit from it.
  • The School's affiliation with the Episcopal Church reflects the belief that knowledge combined with a spiritual awareness better enables students to function as caring, effective adults in today's world. In addition to stimulating and challenging students academically, the School's mission includes helping young people learn to be morally discriminating and to define ethical standards that will take them from adolescence to adulthood.
  • At Bishop's, the focus is on developing the whole person.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Year Founded1909

Student Body

Total Students800 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
43%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeThe Bishop's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students
Number of AP Courses25 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesArt History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language & Culture, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, European History, French Language, Government & Politics: Comparative, Government & Politics: United States, Latin: Vergil, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Physics B, Psychology, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Studio Art, United States History,
Average SAT score1420
Average ACT score30
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 3
Yearly Tuition Cost$33,800
% on Financial Aid
20%

Sports

Total Sports Offered19 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water PoloBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryEquestrian,
Field HockeyFlag Football,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSailing,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,
Water Polo
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5  12/17/2016
This is the most amazing school ever! The students and teachers are nice and the teachers always have your best interest in mind!
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