Mater Dei Catholic High School
Mater Dei Catholic High School is located on a beautiful, 48-acre campus, with state-of-the-art programs and facilities. The residential high school is a quick drive away to San Diego, California.
Elite Academy of Science Program
The Academy of Science is a unique, application-based multi-year program for advanced STEM students, with opportunities for complex coursework, internships and more.
Microsoft Showcase School
As a top high school in California, students have access to the latest campus-wide WiFi and an IT help desk modeled after the Apple Genius Bar.
After School Tutoring Included With Tuition
Mater Dei offers free after school tutoring, as well as ACT and SAT prep courses.
Study in San Diego, California, United States
Mater Dei is located in Chula Vista, California – a beautiful, affluent community with incredible natural beauty, located just 9 miles (14 km) from San Diego.
Mater Dei is a loving and accepting community to all students. Regardless of your background, you can find your own place in the school.
I chose to be an educator because I experienced the difference a teacher could make in life.
Director of Campus Operations
AP and Honors Courses
Annual campus visits from college and university admission departments
Average ACT Composite Score (national average is 20.3)
Senior Capstone Projects
All seniors complete a Senior Capstone Project that allows them to work closely with a professional mentor as they do a deep dive into their field of interest.
Robust Technology Program
Students can choose from a wide range of technology programs where they can take part in hands-on learning and skill development.
Over 140 Recently Completed Internships
Students in the Academy of Science Program took part in 140+ recent internships in a wide range of fields.