Students: 10:1 | Faculty: N/A | Grades: K-8 | Gender: Boys
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
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