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St. Catherine’s Academy
St. Catherine’s Academy is an all-boys catholic military school in Anaheim California. Military structure and leadership training are the goals of this school founded in 1889 by the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose.
It takes boarding students and day students and is accredited by the Western Catholic Education Association and Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
The school has four dorms for resident students and has a large indoor swimming pool. St. Catherine’s fields athletic teams in basketball, football, volleyball and soccer, and challenges all cadets with appropriate exercise.
St. Catherine’s accepts 70% of its applicants and has 150 students. Total tuition and fees for domestic resident students is $42,835 for 7-day residents grades 4-8. The school’s mascot is the Knights.
Boarding Schools in California
Monte Vista Christian School is a private Christian day and boarding high school in Watsonville, California. The school was founded in 1926 and offers coursework accredited by the WASC, the ACSI, and the ACTS for co-ed students from grades 6-12. Competitive teams compete in the Monterey Bay League in football, soccer, volleyball, basketball, wrestling, baseball, tennis, golf, cross country, swimming, and softball. Equestrian is also offered and an Equestrian Summer Camp is run on campus. Tuition for a year is $37,760 for ...
The Thacher School in Ojai, California, is a private boarding school founded in 1889. The school is co-ed and is accredited by TABS, NAIS, WBSA, and SSATB. Open to students in grades 9-12, the Thacher school was originally all boys but began accepting students in 1977. Thacher’s educational philosophy is that students benefit from taking on real responsibility and positive risks. A member of the western preparatory school Condor League, Thacher fields teams in ballet, basketball, baseball, cross country, dance, equestrian, ...
St. Michael’s Preparatory School is a private abbey school run by the Norbertine Order. The school, founded in 1961, has a population of 60 priests, many of whom teach at the school. All students are required to attend religious education and morning mass and night prayer. This is an all-boy school for students grades 9 to 12 and requires uniforms for all of its students. It fields teams in football, cross country, soccer, and baseball, competing in the Express League and ...