St. Joseph High School, Santa Maria, California, is a Catholic learning community of students, parents and educators that delivers the highest quality college preparatory programs and inspires a strong family spirit of shared Christian values in students who seek to develop their faith, their intellect, and their ability to make a positive mark on the world in which they live.
St. Joseph High School is a Catholic secondary school (Grades 9-12), owned and operated by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles and staffed by members of the Josephite Fathers, the Daughters of Mary and Joseph, and lay teachers and staff members. The high school is located on the Central Coast of California in the City of Santa Maria and serves the communities of the Santa Maria Valley and other nearby areas. The school is primarliy a college preparatory institution, but offers not only College Preparatory with Honors, College Preparatory Programs, but a High School Diploma Program as well. We are open to serve families of all religious traditions in the belief that God’s love is universal and that the Christian mission to “all the nations” [Matthew 28:18] embraces the whole human family.