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COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

The COVID-19 global pandemic has created an unprecedented time in education and as we navigate the 2020-21 school year, Bishop Montgomery remains committed to providing an exceptional education rooted in faith formation, academic excellence, and social development. Whether on campus or online, supporting and nurturing our students' growth, development, and well-being remains our primary focus. Learn More

  1. Academics
    A
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Prep
    A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    A
  6. Sports
    A+
5430 Torrance Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503
About Bishop Montgomery High School...

Applying

Application Deadline
January 7
Application Fee
$80
Interview Required
No
Required/Recommended Tests
HSPT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$10,900
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
Average Financial Aid
From Bishop Montgomery High School

At Bishop Montgomery High School, students have access to advanced facilities, technology and coursework that will prepare them for a lifetime of achievement. Bishop Montgomery students have access to a robust curriculum of advanced courses, championship-winning athletics programs, a stellar fine arts program and numerous activities and clubs. Students also gain real-world learning experience through the school's innovative STEAM program, where students participate in hands-on laboratory experiments, take Project Lead the Way engineering courses and pursue job shadow opportunities in fields such as architecture, engineering and sports medicine. The school also offers students incredible technological amenities including the innovative 1:1 Google Chromebook program, a partnership with Google and an advanced Anatomage Table - a device used at medical schools around the world.

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Bishop Montgomery 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
100%
Average SAT
1200
274 responses
Average ACT
27
80 responses

STEAM Program

Bishop Montgomery offers students a broad STEAM program, which includes honors and AP level coursework, PLTW Engineering, ACE (Architecture, Construction, Engineering) Mentorship Program, Sports Medicine, Robotics, eSports and campus-wide technology support including 1:1 Chromebook program, World Language Lab, computer lab, Mac digital arts studio, and an Anatomage virtual dissection table.

Culture & Safety

Poll
83%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.41 responses
Poll
73%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.41 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 114 responses
  • Spirit week
    37%
  • Drama lab plays
    13%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • Class color day
    11%
  • When it's homecoming week.
    10%
  • Faculty talent show
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    5%

    Students

    Diversity
    A+
    Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
    Students
    900
    76%
    of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.49 responses
    65%
    of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.49 responses
    86%
    of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.49 responses

    Teachers

    Student-Teacher Ratio
    12:1
    National
    17:1
    Poll
    74%
    of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.53 responses
    Poll
    91%
    of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.53 responses
    Poll
    81%
    of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.53 responses

    Clubs & Activities

    Clubs & Activities
    A
    Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
    Girls Athletic Participation
    Boys Athletic Participation
    94%
    of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.36 responses
    50%
    of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.36 responses
    83%
    of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.36 responses
    Living in the Area
    1. Cost of Living
      D+
    2. Good for Families
      A
    3. Housing
      C-
    Median Household Income
    $90,309
    National
    $55,322
    Median Rent
    $1,672
    National
    $949
    Median Home Value
    $724,700
    National
    $184,700

    Bishop Montgomery High School Reviews

    316 reviews
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    This is an excellent school! The community is wonderful and very supportive of students and teachers. I always feel safe and supported here. Also, the school has an excellent academic program, with many honors and AP classes to choose from. After school, kids can do all kinds of activities - everything from Science Olympiad to Engineering internships to drama lab to fashion club. I've had a great experience here!
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    Bishop Montgomery is an outstanding school, and is a welcoming community for students of all backgrounds. It's STEM program, which they call STEAM because it includes the Arts is one of the best you can find. The content is amazing and the teachers are dedicated. I also really appreciate the amount of inventive and interesting clubs that BMHS has. Amazing school -- highly recommended for people from all backgrounds!
    Great school. Has everything from good academics to great sports teams! Many different clubs and activities to get involved with on campus. Great classroom environment, students have the opportunity to learn without distractions.