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St. John Bosco High School
  • Private, Boarding, Catholic, All-Boys
  • BELLFLOWER, CA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

St. John Bosco (SJB) continues to be a leader in college preparatory education, all while taking proactive measures to maintain compliance with the CDC. SJB has invested in the latest sanitary technologies. Classes remain in session (with student choice of in-person or online). Campus is disinfected, and the community has reported safe and healthy. SJB is currently accepting applications. Learn More

Report Card

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

About

13640 BELLFLOWER BLVD.
BELLFLOWER, CA 90706

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
HSPT, SSAT, TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$15,435
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
63%
Average Financial Aid
$5,000
From St. John Bosco High School

St. John Bosco High School (SJB) is a top rated, private, all-boys, college preparatory Catholic school located in Los Angeles, CA. For more than 80 years, SJB has been dedicated to forming young men of purpose focused on intellect, leadership and citizenship. Our educators strive to instill within their students a work ethic based on mutual trust, confidence, respect and collaboration.

Our distinctive approach to education creates a welcoming school environment where every young man can maximize his potential to become something greater than himself. At St. John Bosco, we accompany every young man through his formative journey to manhood creating bonds that last a lifetime.

There is a brotherhood, a lifelong camaraderie grounded here at St. John Bosco. Since 1940, St. John Bosco High School has been dedicated to forming young men of purpose. We invite you to explore the unique educational experience that is St. John Bosco High School.

SJB is fully accredited by WASC and the WCEA.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
98%
Average SAT
1170
146 responses
Average ACT
28
65 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
93%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 14 responses
Poll
93%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 49 responses
  • All of the sports are great at Bosco
    27%
  • Football
    22%
  • Pep rallys are full of school spirit
    12%
  • Great drama department
    10%
  • Homecoming
    6%
  • Pep rallies
    6%
  • Service Day
    6%

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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
800
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 14 responses
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 14 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 14 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Poll
90%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 20 responses
Poll
85%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 20 responses
Poll
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 20 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
86%
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
76%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 21 responses

Living in the Area

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
Median Household Income
$60,011
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,368
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$458,600
National
$217,500

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