5430 Torrance Blvd
Torrance, CA 90503
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Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #1 - Students at Bishop Montgomery High School have access to an array of advanced-level courses, extracurriculars and athletics - all located just one mile away from the Pacific Ocean.
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Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #1 - Students at Bishop Montgomery High School have access to an array of advanced-level courses, extracurriculars and athletics - all located just one mile away from the Pacific Ocean.
Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #2 - Bishop Montgomery High School has well-equipped laboratories and computer classrooms where students can explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) opportunities.
Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #3 - Students at Bishop Montgomery have opportunity to try out and participate in the school's 41 athletics teams, including a state championship-winning basketball team and a surf club. Students can also take part in a unique Sports Medicine program, where they can learn more about the field through hands-on experience.
Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #4 - Students at Bishop Montgomery can explore their interests in art, music and theater at the school's arts complex, which houses a black box theater and a ceramics/arts studio. The school also offers 21 courses in the arts.
Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #5 - Bishop Montgomery has a recently renovated learning commons and library.
Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #6 - 99% of graduates at Bishop Montgomery High School go onto attend universities, including prestigious Top 100 schools across the country.
Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #7 - At Amerigo Los Angeles, students can deepen their learning and engage their passions, while developing life-long friendships with their peers.
Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #8 - At Amerigo Los Angeles, you'll come together with students from around the world in a safe, enriched community that takes advantage of countless opportunities for immersion in American culture.
Bishop Montgomery High School Photo #9 - Students live at the Amerigo Los Angeles Residential Campus and have access to all of the amenities of home, with 24/7 on-site support from Residential Life personnel.
Bishop Montgomery High School challenges university-bound students to reach their full potential through a robust academic curriculum, countless extracurricular activity options and real-world learning experiences.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 9-12
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $70,550
  • Average class size: 900 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Bishop Montgomery High School ranks among the top 20 boarding schools (out of 308 schools) for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Definition of Terms | 2022 School Data
Bishop Montgomery High School
Boarding School Avg.
School Focus
College Preparatory
College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding)
9-12
9-12
School Type
Co-ed
Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Religious Affiliation
Non-denominational
Year Founded
1957
1907
Campus Size
24 acres
125 acres

Student Body

% International Students
8%
20%
Average SAT Score
1161
* National Avg. »View
Average ACT score
24
*National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year
No
No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes
No
No
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
All students at BMHS wear a uniform
Casual
Average Class Size
900 students
12
* National Avg. »18
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
7:1
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered
33
17
ESL Courses Offered
Yes
Summer Program Offered
Yes

Tuition Cost

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$70,550
$61,200
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
n/a
$34,900
Merit Scholarships Offered
No

Acceptance Rate

Application Deadline
None / Rolling
Jan. 15
SSAT Required
Yes
Yes
Director of Admissions
Raj Patel

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered
33
17
Courses
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, French Language and Culture, Language and Composition, Latin 4, Literature and Composition, Macroeconomics, Music Theory, Physics I, Physics II, Spanish Language and Culture , Spanish Literature and Culture, Statistics, United States Government and Politics, United States History

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations
41
23
Extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
ACE Mentorship Program, Animal Club, Art Appreciation Club, Best Buddies Club, Bishop Ambassadors, Bishop Fitness Club, Black and Gold Lettermen's Club, Book Club, California Scholarship Federation, Color Guard, Concordia Club, Green Team, Habitat Club, I-Friends International Mentoring Program, International Club, Junior State of America, Key Club, Knightlife, Knights' Council, Latin Club, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Robotics Club, Science Club, Short Flags, Speech and Debate, Technology and Programming Club, yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Comedy Sportz Improv, Dance Team, Drama Lab, Drum Line, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Orchestra, Vocal Jazz, Wind Ensemble

Recreational Athletic Programs:
eSports and Digital Gaming Club, Sand Volleyball, Yoga Club

College Matriculation

Year:
10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)

School Notes

  • Located on a beautiful 24-acre campus just one mile away from the Pacific Ocean, Bishop Montgomery High School provides students with a supporitve, collaborative and challenging environment wher ethey can pursue their unique interests both inside and outside of the classroom. At Bishop Montgomery, students have access to over 30 Honors and AP courses in a wide variety of subjects, as well as a unique STEAM program where they can do a deep dive into the subjects of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. 
  • Bishop Montgomery High School accreditations: Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), Western Catholic Education Association (WCEA)
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Carmelita Jeter - Olympic Gold Medal Sprinter
    • Denise Austin - Member of the Presidential Council on Physical Fitness and Sports under President Bush and President Obama
    • Dr. Vincent Price - President of Duke University (#10)
    • Dr. Patrick Concannon - Director of the University of Florida’s Gene Research Institute
    • Sal Torres - Serves as mayor of Daly City and has been elected to city council 5 times
Source: Verified school update
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  • Grades: (Boarding) 9-12
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $70,550
  • Average class size: 900 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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