Located on a beautiful 48-acre campus, Mater Dei Catholic High School provides students with rigorous academics, opportunities to gain hands-on, real-world experience and access to technologically-advanced resources. Students at Mater Dei attend class on a recently-built campus with incredible facilities, including labs, study spaces and state-of-the-art classrooms. Students with a passion in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) will have the opportunity to join the Academy of Science, a revolutionary program that gives students hands-on experience, in-depth lessons and the chance to study with post-doctoral researchers. There's also a wide range of electives and 23 AP and Honors courses, as well as Dual Enrollment courses that students can take for university credit. 

Living in San Diego

Enjoy life in beautiful San Diego, which is consistently named one of the top cities in America to live in, and is known around the world for its incredible culture, diversity and natural beauty. Take advantage of the city's proximity to incredible landmarks, sports teams and museums. San Diego is also home to 23 colleges and universities. 

Situated along 17 miles of beautiful Pacific Ocean coastline, San Diego residents can take advantage of the year-round beautiful weather as they enjoy the city's incredible beaches and parks year-round. 

Local Points of Interest
  • La Jolla Cove
  • Balboa Park
  • San Diego Zoo
  • Torrey Pines State Nature Reserve
  • Botanical Building and Lily Pond
  • University of California San Diego 
  • Mission Beach Boardwalk 
  • Torrey Pines State Beach 
  • Little Italy 
  • Sea World
  • SDCCU Stadium