为什么SMA?

为什么SMA?

英国威廉希尔公司 is an Elementary and college preparatory 高中 with a classical pedagogy and a classical liberal 艺术s curriculum. 英国威廉希尔公司 seeks to form students in faith, 原因 和美德 by imp艺术ing authentic Catholic principles and by introducing young minds to classical literature and the other liberal 艺术s. Teaching methods are directed toward developing memory, 良好的推理, and communication skills in keeping with the natural stages of childhood intellectual development.

在英国威廉希尔公司 you will discover a fulfilling
education and a joyful and faithful Catholic life.

信仰
发现美丽和丰富
我们的天主教信仰

原因
发现经典课程
以及激励终身学习的方法

美德
发现学生和教师
谁奉行基督教的道德
快乐的生活

英国威廉希尔公司提供 经典课程 emphasizing the Great Books and the Socratic Method. Students read and discuss timeless classics and learn to think, 说话, 写得清晰准确.

学生学习 欧几里得的《英国威廉希尔公司》 in 几何 class in order to develop logical rigor and problem-solving skills.

学生至少学习 三年拉丁语 培养语法和分析能力, deepen appreciation for the sacred language of the Church, and lay the foundation for the study of modern languages.

学生学习英语和历史作为一门课程 综合人文循环 covering Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance to Modern, and American history and literature.

我们古典课程中的作家

  • 荷马
  • 埃斯库罗斯
  • 索福克勒斯
  • 亚里士多德
  • 维吉尔
  • 奥维德
  • 希罗多德
  • 西塞罗
  • 凯撒
  • St. 奥古斯汀
  • 莎士比亚
  • 但丁
  • 乔叟
  • 彼特拉克
  • 贝洛克
  • 切斯特顿
  • 丘吉尔
  • 塞万提斯
  • 弥尔顿
  • 狄更斯
  • 奥斯丁
  • 多恩
  • 华滋华斯
  • 坦尼森
  • 卢梭
  • 霍布斯
  • 洛克
  • 马克思
  • 弗洛伊德
  • 霍桑
  • 惠特曼
  • 吐温
  • 菲茨杰拉德
  • 奥康纳
  • 海明威
  • 斯坦贝克
  • 托克维尔
  • 格兰特
  • 罗斯福·索尔仁尼琴·钱伯斯

A Classical and Authentically Catholic 高中

  • 每日祈祷和每周弥撒
  • Classical curriculum and method that inspire life-long learning
  • Dedicated faculty who exemplify the joy of the Christian moral life
  • 4 years of Theology taught according to the Church’s traditonal Magisterium
  • 快乐、积极的同伴环境
  • Faithful alumni who succeed and evangelize on elite university campuses

小学

SMA概要

英国威廉希尔公司是一所独立的学校, coeducational school for grades one through twelve, founded by parents in fulfillment of their primary responsibility for educating their children, 并努力培养学生的信仰, 原因, 和美德.

英国威廉希尔公司 高中 prepares students to excel in college with rigorous courses in math and 科学 and by reading great literature and philosophical writers, 他的诗歌, prose and logic train students’ minds and inspire their own elocution. Our graduates are repeatedly cited by professors at Top 25 universities as models of strong writing and active seminar p艺术icipation.

Our graduates have been admitted to top grad-uate programs in medicine, 科学, 艺术, 电影, 工程及其他领域.

The aim of our curriculum and pedagogy is to instill in students a love of learning. Our students become lifelong scholars of history, 文化爱好者, and knowledgeable and curious about the 科学s. They have been trained to be observant, discerning, and independent thinkers. 他们准备在大学里出类拔萃, to become their generation’s rare masters of the vanishing crafts of fine writing and 说话ing. 他们将是创造性的问题解决者. 他们将成为领导者.

英国威廉希尔公司’s college preparatory high school is a four-year high school enrolling 117 students in grades nine through twelve. The high school was founded in 2001 and saw its first graduating class in 2006.

位于蒙特罗斯,加州,英国威廉希尔公司 高中 draws students from a geographical radius of over 50 miles. 大约45.8% of parents report having completed a 4-year degree, 28.8% of parents report having earned an advanced degree, and 25.4% of parents report having completed a high school degree. Thirteen students have been currently identified as “First Generation” for attending college. The current tuition rate is $13,229, and 22% of students receive some form of financial aid. Prospective students take an entrance exam including a written essay, but students are admitted with a wide range of academic abilities; the desire and the will to learn is considered along with demonstrated academic achievement. The school is consistently awarded dona-tions and grants from charitable organizations including the Ahmanson, Carrie Estelle Doheny, 比尔Hannon, 和丹·墨菲基金会.

英国威廉希尔公司 is fully accredited with the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The school is also accredited with the Western Catholic Education Association. We have been honored by the Cardinal Newman Society as being one of the Top 50 Catholic 高中s in the nation.

National Association of Private Catholic and Independent Schools.

英国威廉希尔公司, the centerpiece of the academic program is the integrated humanities cycle. 我们的高中生学习神学, 历史, and Literature of specific eras of Western civilization.
Those courses are run on a four-year cycle as follows:

新生:   Ancient 历史, Ancient Literature, and Dogmatic Theology
二年级:   Medieval 历史, Medieval Literature, and Sacred 代币ture
小约翰尼:   Renaissance and Modern World 历史, Renaissance and Modern World Literature, and Moral Theology
高级:   American 历史, American Literature, and Apologetics/Comparative Religions

This literary and historical survey of the Western tradition inspires students through the great books, 伟大的想法, and the great figures who have formed our culture. 而教科书提供了一个概述, 阅读主要历史学家和作家的作品, 正式辩论, 正式的论文, and Socratic discussions make the subjects come alive and create an abiding interest in history and a love for great literature. Our program exceeds the requirements for admission to the University of California in history, 外语, 科学, 还有美术. Classes offered yearly are all levels of Mathematics (Algebra I, 几何, 代数2, 三角/有关微积分的知识, AP微积分AB, AP微积分(BC), 各级拉丁语(1, II, 3, 和美联社), 所有实验科学(生物学), 化学, 物理, 荣誉物理学, 美联社化学), 九年级和十年级的体育课, 以及老年人的政府和经济学. Our student to teacher ratio is 9:1 and the average class size is 26 students. All of our college preparatory classes are extremely rigorous and taught at an honors and accelerated level. At present, we offer 6 AP courses, 荣誉物理学, and Honors Latin 5.
我们的AP课程包括拉丁语, 微积分AB和BC, 化学 and Literature Composition and Statistics. 生物学AP考试, 计算机科学, Phys-ics, 西班牙语, 人文地理, 宏观经济学, 心理学, 美国历史上, and Music Theory are also taken by our students, though they are not p艺术 of our regular curriculum. Our students pass these AP exams with scores of 4 and 5. The capstone of each year of high school is a rigorous history research project and presentation in 9th, 10th, and 11th grades and a thesis paper and oral defense of the thesis in front of a faculty committee in 12th grade.

In response to the school shutdown beginning in March 2020 due to the Covid related restrictions, 英国威廉希尔公司 persevered in providing its stellar rigorous curriculum and maintained its original grading system using a successful distance learning method. Our educational approach was not mitigated nor minimized by the pandemic restrictions.

Graduation requirements meet or exceed California state guidelines. 从St毕业. 莫妮卡学院, students must, at a minimum, complete the following:

  • •神学4年
  • •英语4年
  • •数学3年
  • •历史、政府和经济5年
  • •科学3年
  • •拉丁3年
  • •体育1年
  • •音乐会/表演合唱团4年

英国威廉希尔公司 assigns letter grades using a 4.0系统. 字母等级分配如下:

  • A+ 97-100%
  • B+ 87-89%
  • C+ 77-79%
  • D+ 67-69%
  • F 59%及以下
  • A 93-96%
  • B 83-86%
  • C 73-76%
  • D 63-66%
  • A- 90-92%
  • B- 80-82%
  • C- 70-72%
  • D- 60-62%

We do currently rank our seniors and AP designated classes are weighted in the GPA.

The Class of 2020 have taken the SAT with an average pass rate of 1296 compared to the national SAT average of 1059. 15年后,英国威廉希尔公司 has produced 16 perfect 800’s on SAT I and II tests, 35 National Merit Finalists or Commended Scholars, 地区“大声吟诗”冠军, and dozens of National Latin Exam Gold Medals.

英国威廉希尔公司提供 interscholastic varsity boys’ and girls’ basketball, 排球队和越野队, 女子足球, 女子曲棍球队和男子棒球队. St. 莫妮卡参加了CIF南区的比赛. Our teams have won over a dozen league championships and one Division championship. 英国威廉希尔公司 has been awarded the coveted CIF “Coach of the Year” honor in 2016.

英国威廉希尔公司 offers 年鉴 publishing; Schola, a regionally recognized polyphonic choir; an Arts program that includes a yearly 莎士比亚 production and a yearly musical production; student government and leadership opportunities through 学生会; and voluntary service projects that encourage our students to contribute to their communities. We p艺术icipate in the California 学术十项全能 competition. We hold a ch艺术er from the California Scholastic Federation and run our own service organization, 圣. 莫妮卡荣誉协会. An integral p艺术 of our program also includes a biennial trip to Washington D.C. for juniors and seniors and to the American Southwest for freshmen and sophomores. Our students average over 400 service hours by their senior year serving local and global impoverished populations.

Class of 2021 graduated 22 students and achieved 100% acceptance into four-year universities. The Class of 2021 received a collective merit scholarship amount of $5.2 million and were admitted into highly selective universities. Class of 2022 will graduate 27 students and it is expected that 100% will be accepted into selective four-year universities.

SMA毕业生肖像

  • 识别 their infinite value and dignity as persons made in God’s own image;
  • 拥抱 and live the teachings of the Catholic faith;
  • Form their con科学s according to the objective truth of the Gospel;
  • 祈祷 daily, attend Mass faithfully, and contemplate the beauty of Creation;
  • 自己家人的祝福;
  • 方法 relationships with love and with hope in the goodness of others;
  • 分享 the love of Christ with those who do not yet know Him;
  • 寻求 to be happy and generous husbands and wives, and fathers and mothers, when called to married life;
  • 寻求 to be happy and generous in their vocations when called to the priesthood or religious life;
  • 拥有 an integrated knowledge of academic disciplines in the 艺术s and 科学s;
  • 认为 deeply, logically, imaginatively, and prayerfully to make decisions according to right 原因;
  • 沟通 clearly through both the written and spoken word;
  • 参与 confidently in athletic, 艺术istic, and intellectual pursuits;
  • 拥抱 their civic duty to improve their communities through personal engagement;
  • 拥有 宽宏大量的性格和慷慨的心;
  • 欣赏 深刻地. 莫妮卡学院 community, and consider themselves as sustaining members of it;
  • 服务 as leaders in their college, parish, and social communities;
  • 利用 technology and media responsibly to foster authentic relationships;
  • 保护 the dignity of the unborn, the aged, the poor, and the suffering;
  • 尊重 cultures and beliefs not their own always in Christian charity;
  • 不断获取新知识;
  • 经验 the true freedom that is the fruit of virtuous living;
  • forward with joyful hope to spending eternity with God in heaven.

The following is a p艺术ial list of those 4-year institutions who have accepted

英国威廉希尔公司毕业生:

  • 亚利桑那州立大学
  • 阿什兰大学
  • 奥本大学
  • 圣母大学
  • 巴纳德学院
  • 贝勒大学
  • 本笃会的大学
  • 伯克利音乐学院
  • 博伊西州立大学
  • 波士顿大学
  • 鲍登学院
  • 加州艺术学院
  • 加州海事学院
  • 加州理工大学,波莫纳
  • California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
  • 加州州立大学富勒顿分校
  • 加州州立大学长滩分校
  • 加州州立大学,洛杉矶
  • 加州州立大学北岭分校
  • 加州州立大学斯坦尼斯劳斯分校
  • 卡尔顿大学
  • 美国天主教大学
  • 查普曼大学
  • 基督教大学
  • 威廉玛丽学院
  • 科罗拉多矿业学院
  • 哥伦比亚大学
  • 克莱顿大学
  • 脱盐大学
  • 德雷塞尔大学
  • Felician大学
  • 福特汉姆大学
  • 斯图本维尔方济各大学
  • 乔治华盛顿大学
  • 乔治敦大学
  • 佐治亚理工学院
  • 贡扎加大学
  • 哈特福德大学哈特学院
  • 夏威夷太平洋大学
  • 经营大学
  • 圣十字学院
  • 约翰·保罗天主教大学
  • 约翰霍普金斯大学
  • 洛约拉玛丽蒙特大学
  • 芝加哥洛约拉大学
  • 新奥尔良洛约拉大学
  • 莱康明大学
  • 马里斯特学院
  • 马凯特大学
  • 麻省理工学院
  • 明德学院
  • 蒙大拿州立大学
  • 纽约大学
  • 北亚利桑那大学
  • 西北大学
  • 西方的大学
  • 奥的斯艺术设计学院
  • 佩珀代因大学
  • 普罗维登斯学院,罗德岛
  • 普渡大学
  • 伦斯勒理工学院
  • 圣地亚哥州立大学
  • 旧金山艺术学院
  • 旧金山音乐学院
  • 圣克拉拉大学
  • 斯克里普斯学院
  • 美国西雅图大学
  • 西顿霍尔大学
  • 南卫理公会大学
  • St. 安德鲁斯大学,苏格兰
  • St. 约翰大学,安纳波利斯
  • St. 约翰大学,明尼苏达州
  • St. 约翰大学,纽约
  • St. 加州玛丽学院
  • St. 印第安纳州玛丽学院
  • 斯坦福大学
  • 斯沃斯莫尔学院
  • 德克萨斯理工大学
  • 托马斯·阿奎那学院
  • 托马斯莫尔学院
  • 美国商船学院
  • 美国海军学院
  • 美国空军学院
  • 阿拉巴马大学
  • 加州大学伯克利分校
  • 加州大学戴维斯分校
  • 加州大学欧文分校
  • 加州大学洛杉矶分校
  • 加州大学默塞德分校
  • 加州大学河滨分校
  • 加州大学圣地亚哥分校
  • 加州大学圣巴巴拉分校
  • 加州大学圣克鲁斯分校
  • 芝加哥大学
  • 达拉斯大学
  • 印第安纳州埃文斯维尔大学
  • 肯塔基州路易斯维尔大学
  • 密歇根大学
  • 明尼苏达大学
  • 密西西比大学
  • 西班牙纳瓦拉大学
  • 圣母大学
  • 俄克拉荷马大学
  • 俄勒冈大学
  • 太平洋大学
  • 匹兹堡大学
  • 波特兰大学
  • 圣地亚哥大学
  • 旧金山大学
  • 南加州大学
  • St大学. 托马斯。
  • 弗吉尼亚大学
  • 范德比尔特大学
  • 维也纳音乐学院
  • 华盛顿州立大学普尔曼分校
  • 韦尔斯利学院
  • 西点军校
  • 惠顿学院
  • 泽维尔大学