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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A+

About

5555 Del Mar Heights Rd
San Diego, CA 92130
About Cathedral Catholic High School...

Applying

Application Deadline
January 23
Application Fee
$75
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
HSPT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$19,368
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
35%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Cathedral Catholic High School

Cathedral Catholic High School is a leader in Catholic, college preparatory education. Our rigorous, innovative education program is offered in a nurturing community based on teachings of Jesus Christ and Traditions of the Catholic Church.

Our Cathedral Catholic core values — faith, knowledge, character, and responsibility — developed from our University of San Diego High School heritage, guide our graduates’ growth to become responsible leaders. Our program is student centered, recognizing that each person is made in the image and likeness of God and shaped by differences in interest, ability, and background. We are a collaborative community, dedicated to lifelong learning and teaching students to assume responsibility for their own educational and spiritual growth. In partnership with parents, we form an educational ministry that is mutually supportive and committed to excellence.

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Cathedral Catholic High School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1240
339 responses
Average ACT
29
314 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
92%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 26 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 26 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 75 responses
  • Rivalry sports games
    33%
  • Sports in general, Drama and Dance
    21%
  • Campus Ministry Retreats
    13%
  • Senior Knotts Berry Farm Trip
    12%
  • Rallies
    9%
  • Senior Grad Night
    7%
  • Homecoming
    4%

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Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,630
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 28 responses
61%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 28 responses
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 28 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Poll
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 34 responses
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 34 responses
Poll
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 34 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
95%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 21 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 21 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 21 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$172,143
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,666
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$1,250,378
National
$217,500

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