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Mission College Preparatory Catholic High School
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  • Private, Catholic
  • SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA

Report Card

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

About

682 PALM ST
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA 93401
About Mission College Preparatory Catholic High School...

Applying

Application Deadline
December 15
Application Fee
$59
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$18,550
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
49%
Average Financial Aid
$10,500
From Mission College Preparatory Catholic High School

Mission College Prep is a Catholic college prep high school for young men and women in the Diocese of Monterey. We are located on the central coast of California in the town of San Luis Obispo, which is mid-way between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Our school will develop, nurture and challenge each young person on campus.

99% of MCP Seniors go directly to college or university.

93% of MCP Seniors get into their college of first choice

SAT, ACT and AP scores far exceed state and national averages.

Robust Theatre Arts, Music, and Studio Art programs are offered.

Over 20 courses available in Math and Science.

83% of students participate in Athletics.

Legacy of winning - 52 CIF Athletic Championship Titles

Over 40 student-run clubs and activities

The Mission Prep Difference - A Culture of Care and Accountability in Deeper Service to God and one another.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1270
68 responses
Average ACT
28
36 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
92%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 12 responses
Poll
58%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 12 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 19 responses
  • Senior Off-Campus Lunch
    21%
  • Sports Games
    21%
  • Battle of the Bands
    11%
  • graduating
    11%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • Homecoming
    11%
  • NONE, all quite bland and exclusive
    5%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
322
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 12 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 12 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 12 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Poll
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 13 responses
Poll
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 13 responses
Poll
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 13 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
50%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 10 responses
30%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 10 responses
30%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 10 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
Median Household Income
$65,000
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,850
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$841,700
National
$281,900

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