Providence High School

511 S Buena Vista St, Burbank, CA 91505

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Providence High School is a Co-Educational, Catholic, College Prep High School conveniently located at 511 S. Buena Vista St. in Burbank, California, right across from Disney Studios and right next door to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center. We are a member of CAIS and accredited by WASC and WCEA. We not only offer a full college prep program, including honors and advanced placement courses, we boast three unique focus programs as well. Our Medical, Media, and Technology Focus programs give our students real world expertise in these dynamic industries.
Students here at Providence enjoy the opportunity to participate in many activities with 99% going on to college. We also offer world-class and award winning Visual and Performing Arts along with a competitive athletic program, clubs, and various Christian and community outreach programs.

Our new Science Center, which will feature state-of-the-art biology, chemistry, and physics classroom and lab combinations, will open in the fall of 2012. If you are seeking a great education and a dynamic high school experience in a small school atmosphere,YOU BELONG HERE at Providence High School!

From the first day of school, each Providence student is accepted as a cherished member of our community of learners. Our students find inspiration in the unique experiences they encounter here. Graduates of Providence go on to make a real difference in our world. Come find out what makes your heartbeat just a little bit faster.

We are now accepting applications for fall 2013. Please email or 818.846.8141 ext. 501 for more information.

General Information

Academic OrientationCollege Preparatory
Grade RangeDay — Coed Grades 9-12
Coed, Boys, or GirlsCoed
Full Address511 S Buena Vista St, Burbank, CA 91505
Year Established1955
Legal StatusNonprofit
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic

Tuition & Financial Aid

Day Tuition$13,750; estimated extras $630
Merit Scholarships Awarded45
Value of Merit Scholarships$150,000
Need-Based Scholarships Awarded125
Value of Need-Based Scholarships$380,000

Academics & Athletics

Academic CalendarSemester
Supplemental InstructionTutoring
Advanced Placement CoursesBiology, Calculus, Chemistry, Economics, English, English Literature, French, Physics, Spanish, Statistics, Studio Art, US Government & Politics, US History
Summer SessionAcademic Enrichment Review. Tuition Day $300-500. 5 weeks
Accredited ByWASC
Interscholastic Boys' & Girls' SportsBasketball, Cross-country, Golf, Soccer, Track, Volleyball
Interscholastic Boys' SportsBaseball
Interscholastic Girls' SportsSoftball

Graduate Placement

Graduate Reference Year2012
Graduates Attending College/Nonpublic Secondary School98
Most Common Graduate DestinationsCA St U-Northridge 10, CA St U-Los Angeles 6, UCLA 5, Loyola Marymount 4, U of CA-Irvine 4, Mt St Mary's-CA 3
Average Math SAT524
Average Critical Reading SAT529
Average Writing SAT538


Applications DueJanuary
Application Fee$75
New Students125
Percentage of Applicants Accepted80
Percent Admitted Who Choose to Enroll (Yield)62


AdministratorJoe Sciuto
Administrator's TitleHead of School
In Office Since2011
Administrator's CredentialsBA, California State Univ-Northridge, MA, Pepperdine Univ
Director(s) of AdmissionsJudy Egan Umeck, Admissions Director

Enrollment & Faculty

Total Enrollment420
Day Students420
Secondary Enrollment (Grades 9-PG)420
Student Body EthnicityWhite 17%, Latino 12%, African-American 1%, Native American 1%, Asian 20%, Other 49%
Average Class Size18
Student-Faculty Ratio10:1
Dress CodeUniform
Teaching Faculty43
Faculty with Advanced Degrees (%)65
Male Teaching Faculty17
Female Teaching Faculty26
Faculty EthnicityWhite 67%, Latino 27%, Asian 1%, Other 5%

Campus & Endowment

Campus Acreage4
Buildings on Campus5
Facilities Value$19,730,000
Endowment Value$2,000,000
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