She Turns Faith into Action

OLP students become transformative agents of change in our world.

She Invents and Creates

STEM subjects and virtual reality are integrated throughout the curriculum.

She Plays to Her Strengths

OLP remains at the forefront of athletic recognition with 25 competitive teams.

She Takes Center Stage

More than 400 students participate in performing arts each year.

Students holding candles.

Turning faith into action

OLP is rooted in the motto of Deus Illuminatio Mea, "God is my light."

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About OLP

Founded and rooted in the Gospel values of the Catholic church and the charism of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, the Academy of Our Lady of Peace empowers young women in an innovative learning environment that honors the individual while fostering community, and develops faith-filled leaders dedicated to the "love of God and the dear neighbor without distinction."

100%

Grads go on to higher education

30

AP and Honors Courses Offered/Year:

14:1

Student/Faculty Ratio

67%

of Class of 2017
offered a Merit-Based Scholarship

Oct. 1

Application dates: Oct. 1, 2017 - Jan. 15, 2018.

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Emily Rivera '19

I can confidently say that I can be myself at OLP. I was able to find a great group of friends spanning out through all four grades. They are very accepting of who I am as a person and I have no doubt in my mind that has helped shape who I am as a person today.

Academics

Creativity is at the forefront of what 21st century companies are looking for in their employees. Here at OLP, students continue to break the mold and think outside the box of normalcy and expectation. We give you all the tools you need to succeed in college including our block schedule and college preparatory curriculum.

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Rob and Robyn Scherer

OLP stood out from the other high schools we were deciding between because of its history and dedication to educating girls to be the next generation of women leaders. We believe in girls forming, creating and finding their own strong voice and convictions that can sometimes be quieted in coed situations.

Robyn is a freelance photographer & Robert is the President and Founder of TAG

Faith & Service

Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1882, OLP has successfully educated young women for more than 135 years to meet the needs of society, always with the charism of the Sisters at heart. As a woman of faith, woman of heart, woman of courage and woman of excellence, an OLP student is provided opportunities to put her faith into action, and become a transformative agent of change in our world.

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Troy and Paola Avila Gorostiza '93

As an alumna of OLP and my husband an alum of Saints, we could not imagine raising our daughters without the benefit of an OLP experience. Our opinion of OLP is further validated by our eldest daughter (Class of 2016), who quickly found her university classes comfortable because OLP prepared her for the future.

Paola is Vice President, International Business Affairs & Leadership Development, San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce and Troy is President & CEO at Knowledge Stream Inc.

Student Life

Every student at OLP is helped to realize she is a unique human being with gifts that can be developed and shared. In addition to a full class schedule, students are able to become active participants in a variety of school clubs, athletic teams, fine arts experiences, and social events.

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Athletics Dining Clubs Block Schedule