More than a College Preparatory School

With college admissions becoming increasingly competitive today, students need a competitive edge. Academics alone won’t get them accepted into the college or university of their choice. They need more.

  1. Highly qualified, exceptional teachers support and guide students to achieve individual success.

  2. Academically rigorous programs engage and motivate our students resulting in high levels of college acceptance and student scholarships.

  3. Small class sizes allow for more personalized instruction and individual support for each student.

  4. Strong values-based program rounds out each student’s experience and prepares them for life after school.

Notable Facts About SVHS

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Avg. GPA Class of 2023. High was 4.57
Scholarship Dollars Offered Per Graduate
Student to Teacher Ratio
CIF Sports Teams
AP and Honors Classes
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Average Class Size
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College Acceptances on Average for 2023 Graduates

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What Our Parents Are Saying


Michael Casper named Principal of St. Vincent de Paul College Prep

The class of ’23 received an average of 4 college acceptances, 97% accepted into 4 year college programs.

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St. Vincent De Paul is the best preparation for admission to a competitive college and for lifelong success beyond academics. SVDP Fall 2024 applications are open NOW!

SVDP educates students through a college preparatory curriculum that develops their spiritual, academic and social potential. Our goal is for students to become compassionate, responsible and active members of their communities.

SVDP students consistently go above and beyond in the classroom, athletic facilities and in their community. Many of our students take honors and AP classes, play multiple sports, and serve their community well beyond the required amount. This separates our student body as one that is the whole student.

If you’re interested in learning more about what St. Vincent De Paul College Prep has to offer, please feel free to browse our website to find the information you need. If you want to apply, or obtain further information email admissions@svhs-pet.org to inquire.

What’s Happening At SVdP

Giving students the academic edge they need…

For motivated students and parents with aspirations for their children, St. Vincent De Paul is the school that delivers the most academically challenging yet personally engaging experience.

With a 100+ year tradition of excellence, we deliver a rigorous academic program that features the highest graduation requirements in Sonoma and Marin counties. SVDP graduates consistently earn exceptional academic outcomes.

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…And an amazing array of extracurricular opportunities and resources

The support we provide goes beyond traditional academics. Our students can join a high-achieving Mock Trial team, participate in our renowned Division 5 sports programs, beome a leader with ASB, play in the jazz band, and engage with Catholic values and ideals.

They are surrounded by teachers and coaches who have chosen to work intensely with students in our small school atmosphere along with peers from 20+ Catholic, private and public schools.

We teach creativity, critical thinking, collaboration and global awareness. SVDP sets high expectations, and our students strive for excellence in the classroom, on the athletic field and in the community.

Students talk about St. Vincent De Paul College Preparatory

Spotlight on the People at SVHS

Alicia ’24 & Andrea Hartmann ’26 | Sisters Thrive in School Community Through Mutual Encouragement

September 9th, 2023|Comments Off on Alicia ’24 & Andrea Hartmann ’26 | Sisters Thrive in School Community Through Mutual Encouragement

Student Spotlight written by '24 Hudson Stipp:  Alicia and Andrea Hartmann are sisters attending St. Vincent de Paul College Prep.  Alicia, a junior at St. Vincent de Paul, has participated in many activities at [...]

Tyler Chelew ‘25 | Leadership by Example

April 20th, 2023|Comments Off on Tyler Chelew ‘25 | Leadership by Example

Student Spotlight written by '24 Hudson Stipp:  Tyler Chelew is a sophomore at St. Vincent de Paul College Prep. In his two years of being a student at SVdP, Tyler has participated in football, [...]