Amerigo San Diego Mater Dei Catholic High School

1615 Mater Dei Drive
Chula Vista, CA 91913
  • Amerigo San Diego and academic partner Mater Dei Catholic High School provide a nurturing and challenging learning environment, with all the exciting opportunities of a nearby major city.
Definition of Terms 
2018 School Data
Amerigo San DiegoBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered9-129-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
Religious AffiliationCatholicNon-denominational
Year Founded19601910
Campus Size48 acres105 acres

Student Body

Enrollment869 students313 students
% International Students
10%
20%
% Students Boarding
10%
65%
Average SAT Scoren/a* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad YearNoNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeCasualCasual
Average Class Size25 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:161:7
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered1417
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
64%
70%
Summer Program OfferedYesYes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
n/a$54,500
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
n/a$30,250
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Admission

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredYesYes
Director of AdmissionsRaj Patel
Associate Director of AdmissionsSarah Cook

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered1215
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track, Volleyball, Water Polo, Wrestling

School Notes

  • Mater Dei Catholic High School is a four-year co-educational high school located on a 50-acre custom built facility in San Diego. Mater Dei Catholic provides a cutting-edge 21st century holistic education through an innovative curriculum based on real-world application of knowledge
  • Amerigo San Diego Mater Dei Catholic High School accreditations: Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), National Catholic Education Association (NCEA)

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