Santa Margarita Catholic High School

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22062 Antonio Pkwy

Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688

(949) 766-6001

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Catholic

Student Enrollment: 1,575

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

28 Parent Reviews for Santa Margarita Catholic High School

Teachers are worse than public school teachers. Also front desk ladies are always rude and half the time they just tell you to look up your questions on the school website. Also being on the football team was a complete waste of my parents thousands of dollars. If you aren't on the A team for football, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/06/13

As a current Santa Margarita student it upsets me to see such negativity about a school in which I pride myself on attending. IN my almost 4 years at Santa Margarita, I have experienced little to no racial attitudes, bullying, or snobby behavior. True, the school is located in a rather wealthy area, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/05/13

We were very excited for our son to attend but the snobbiness of the financial aid people gave us a bad taste in our mouth. Her attitude was horrible when we called to ask for questions, her replies were "well, it's all on the website", instead of explaining doubts/confusion or questions. Did not make ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/14/13

I am a sophmore now at SM and I love this school! Most of the teachers are great and nice! The classes are easy and hard just depends what classes you are taking. Although the deans offices are very strick with dress code etc. I have had some bad luck though at this school a lot, but I still love it. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/23/12

We will not be sending our child to SM for his sophomore year. We no longer care to pay $15,000 for a geography teacher who talks more about her ex-husband than countries and continents or a science teacher who spends most of the classroom at her computer while telling the students to "fill out the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/18/12

I am a Santa Margarita graduate, and I loved my 4 years at SM. My SM experience turned me into an extremely competitive college applicant, and I ended up deciding to attend UCLA. After 2 years of college, I still look back on my time at SM as my fondest memories. My fellow peers there were kind and ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/09/11

They don't follow their own mission statement. Every child is not accepted for who they are. This is a very snobby school, and they only care about your child if it benefits them. Only problem is there aren't any other decent options in the area. Beautiful Campus, and beautiful facility.

Posted by a parent on 03/30/11

I do agree with the few comments below, SM does have somewhat of a racial student body. As a former SM student, I know by first hand that many students do look down on minorities and will make fun of then on a daily basis. This is even more true for the Mexican janiators, who everyone at the school has ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/02/10

I am a freshman at SM, and after hearing so many horror stories of upper class men being so cruel to freshmen at other schools, I was prepared for the worst. However, my experience thus far has been an incredibly satisfying one. I came into the school knowing almost nobody, and the entire student has ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/24/10

SMCHS gives a student a terrific education, teaching them to prepared and to work hard and you will see results in life and in yourself. However, if your teen is Latino or African American your teen will be harrased by the students. The majority of the school is caucasian and the area around it is to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/01/10

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School Profile for Santa Margarita Catholic High School

Enrollment
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Student enrollment:
1,575
Students per teacher:
18
Full-time teachers:
87
Number of classrooms:
Santa Margarita Catholic High School Enrollment by Grade

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Rancho Santa Margarita schools — Santa Margarita Catholic High School is located at 22062 Antonio Pkwy, Rancho Santa Margarita CA 92688. 22062 Antonio Pkwy is in the 92688 ZIP code in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA The school district for Santa Margarita Catholic High School is the Diocese Of Orange. Santa Margarita Catholic High School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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