School Profile & Facts

Founded in 1920, we are Long Beach’s only Catholic high school, offering a traditional, values-based co-educational experience, within a safe, caring environment.


  • 100% of students graduate, and 100% went on to college, military service, or trade schools. 
  • In 2020, nearly 80% of graduates were accepted to four-year colleges and universities and earned over $10 million in academic scholarships
  • Affordable tuition with a tuition assistance program, including special assistance for families with other students in Catholic elementary schools
  • Four-year intensive and individualized College Preparatory Program for each student
  • Average class size is 23 and student/faculty ratio is 19:1
  • Average SAT and ACT scores are higher than public school, state and national student averages when compared to student averages in specific academic groups
  • Saints’ Scholars Program: Honors and Advanced Placement Curriculum for students who qualify
  • STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) Integrated Curriculum provides unique learning opportunities across all subjects
  • Each classroom is equipped with interactive technology and multi-media projection
  • A fully wireless campus provides internet access to teachers and students using iPads
  • Religion curriculum provides a foundation in Catholic teachings, but also a global perspective on religions of the world, ethics, values and social justice for students of all faiths
  • Regularly scheduled school Masses, prayer services, retreats and Campus Ministry Program provide ongoing spiritual enrichment opportunities
  • Student service requirements beginning freshman year build character while allowing students to get involved in the community
  • President’s Ambassador Program and ASB/student government provide students with invaluable leadership development training while offering real world leadership opportunities
  • Ample opportunity to play sports and progress to the varsity level
  • Bus transportation routed throughout the greater Long Beach community as well as to SAHS Athletic Field
  • Strong network of alumni support and community involvement steeped in 99 years of tradition
  • Maximum accreditation by the Western Catholic Education Association (WCEA) and the Western Association of School and Colleges (WASC)