B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B+
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    B-
  4. College Prep
    A-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A+
  6. Sports
    A
Address
2772 Sterling Avenue
San Bernardino, CA 92404
Telephone
(909) 886-7717
Organization Memberships
NCEA

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$7,000
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
60%
Average Financial Aid
$3,000

Aquinas High School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

Academics

Average Graduation Rate
Average SAT
1090
66 responses
Average ACT
23
11 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
94%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.16 responses
Poll
88%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.16 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
  • Football games
    28%
  • School dances
    17%
  • Church/Liturgy
    14%
  • Volleyball games
    11%
  • Basketball games
    10%
  • Casino Night, Theatre
    10%
  • Pep Rallies
    4%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
430
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.20 responses
90%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.20 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.20 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
11:1
National
16:1
Poll
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.28 responses
Poll
86%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.28 responses
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.28 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
94%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.18 responses
72%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.18 responses
94%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.18 responses
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This school is one of the best private Catholic Schools in the area ! My two older children attended and graduated from this school in 2010 and 2013. My 16 year old daughter is a student there now . Aquinas high school has given them a great start into their next chapter of life . The teachers there care about every one of their students and create personal bonds with them . The teachers are very communicative with us as parents whenever you have a question regarding school work and grades, they are very quick to answer.
Even though the school is on the small side they have everything that a public school has from every sport, club , dances, and many more activities . Their sports teams do very well, and are very competitive in their leagues and divisions . My daughters both cheered and played softball and my son played football and 🏀. I currently have two foreign exchange students that attend this school and they have truly become part of the Aquinas Family .
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Great school! Small classroom size and very challenging curriculum. Great tradition in their football program. It is amazing to see the Aquinas community react to any needs of the school. The Performing Arts Center looks like a castle and will be treasured by the school once it is built.
As I entered as a freshman at Aquinas High School, I was nervous but excited at the same time. When I started football practice in the summer, I was taught a hard work ethic, stay strong in my faith, respect my elders, and to keep a great attitude during it all. As the school year began in the fall I quickly realized that I should pack my own lunch everyday if I wanted some good quality food. This school has challenged me academically in so many ways. I went from averaging a 3.9 in Middle School to having a cumulative GPA of 3.5. I was clueless on what to do until my 2nd semester of Sophomore, that is when I started going to tutoring after school with my teachers and study a lot more to go back to having a 3.9 GPA. This shows that the school had the tools for me to succeed all along but I just needed to reach out and take advantage of it.