St. Monica Academy – Only Catholic Education Honor Roll School in LA Area

St. Monica Academy, located in Montrose, is the only school in the LA and Pasadena areas to be named a Catholic Education Honor Roll School by the Cardinal Newman Society.

The honor roll recognizes schools that model five Principles of Catholic Identity in Education:

• Inspired by Divine Mission

• Models Christian Communion

• Encounters Christ in Prayer, Scripture, and Sacrament

• Integrally Forms the Human Person

• Imparts a Christian Understanding of the World

SMA joined the Honor Roll in 2014 and its membership was recently renewed through 2023. Visit to learn more about the Catholic Education Honor Roll.

St. Monica Academy, an independent, Catholic, coeducational school for grades one through 12, is at the forefront of a renaissance in classical education, a time-honored method of teaching that inspires students to excel academically and morally. Founded by parents in 2001, the school provides 248 students with an academically rigorous education using a classical curriculum.