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School Facts

Marymount admits students without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin to all rights and privileges, programs and activities available to students. We do not discriminate in the administration of educational policies, admission policies, financial aid programs, athletic programs or any other school administered program.

Student Body

List of 14 items.

  • 100

    students per grade level (on average)
  • 100%

    acceptance rate to 4-year collegiate or university programs
  • 26%

    of Marymount students receive financial assistance
  • 31%

    of our girls score higher than the national average on both the ACT & SAT
  • 35%

    representing 18 different religions
  • 36%

    Students of color
  • 380

    students (average enrollment)
  • 50

    faculty members, 88% with one or more advanced degrees
  • 50%

    of the Class of 2018 will attend a highly selective school (admitting 35% of applicants or less)
  • 65

    zip codes represented
  • 65%

    Catholic
  • 86

    different middle schools (Catholic, independent & public)
  • 9

    Bus routes covering Greater LA come to campus
  • 9-12

    Grade Range

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  • Professional Affiliations

    • Religious of the Sacred Heart of Mary (RSHM)
    • National Coalition of Girls' Schools (NCGS)
    • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
    • People of Color in Independent Schools (SoCal POCIS)
    • National Association for Student Councils (NASC)
    • National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP)
    • Center for Spiritual and Ethical Education (CSEE)
    • California Teacher Development Collaborative (CATDC)
    • Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)
    • National Business Officers Association (NBOA)
    • Harvard University Caring Schools Network
    • Global Network of RSHM Schools

    School Accreditations
    • California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS)
    • Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
    • Western Catholic Educational Assocation (WCEA)
  • Campus

    • 5.5 acres of green space
    • Across the street from UCLA
    • Cultural heritage monument with spanish mission-style architecture
  • Academics

    • 1 National Merit Scholar Finalist
    • 1 National Hispanic Scholar
    • Our girls score 31% higher than the national average on both the ACT & SAT
    • 20 AP Classes
    • 27 Honors Classes
    • 76% enrolled in AP and/or Honors
    • 189 students took 411 AP exams last year, with a 92% pass rate
  • Classrooms

    • 8:1 student-teacher ratio
    • 14 average class size
    • 50 faculty members, 88% with one or more advanced degrees
  • Arts, Activities & Sports

    • 15 performing arts courses
    • 2 major theater productions each year
    • 16 visual arts courses
    • 2 arts showcases each year
    • 30+ clubs and activities
    • 70+ girls do internships each year
    • 22 athletic teams
    • 13 sports
  • Financial Aid

    • $36,385 - tuition 2018-19 (includes bus transportation, daily lunch and a laptop)
    • 26% of Marymount students receive financial assistance
    • $2.2 Million given in need-based grants per year
    • 100% of faculty and staff contribute to student scholarship funds
  • College Record

    • 96 graduates in the Class of 2018
    • 100% acceptance rate to 4-year collegiate or university programs
    • 70% admitted to highly selective institutions (i.e. institutions with an acceptance rate of 35% or less)
    • 40% will attend one of US News & World Report's Top 25 National Research Universities or Top 25 Liberal Arts Colleges this fall

Accreditations

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  • WASC

    Western Association of Schools and Colleges
  • CAIS

    California Association of Independent Schools
  • WCEA

    Western Catholic Educational Association