About All Hallows Academy

All Hallows Academy is celebrating fifty years of excellence in education. AHA offers a strong Catholic education with a rigorous, relevant curriculum. This is a unique and special school that develops the mind, body and spirit of each individual student. Through the dedication of teachers and staff, students learn to be critical thinkers who desire to make a difference in the world. More than a school, AHA is a community that is full of supportive individuals who care about each child and the development of the whole person!

Areas of Study

All students receive instruction in Religious Education, Mathematics, Language Arts/Literature/Reading, Social Studies and Science. In addition to the core curriculum, instruction in the following subjects are offered:

  • Art
  • Music
  • Computers
  • Physical Education
  • Spanish
    6-8, 3 days/wk

A Learning Support Program for students with identified needs is also available.

Testing Programs

Renaissance Learning STAR test (Grades 1-8)
ACRE Test (Grades 5 & 8)

AHA tests are taken every trimester and used for data driven instruction. Test scores are normed differently and are not comparable to the local public school testing.

Test Results: On average, AHA students score well above the National Percentile Ranking.

Accreditation

All Hallows Academy is accredited by:

  • Western Catholic Educational Association
  • Western Association of Schools and Colleges

School Enrollment

Grades: TK—8
Total Students: 230
Girls: 53%
Boys: 47%
Catholics: 165
Non-Catholic/Other: 65
Student/Teacher Ratio: 14:1

Faculty

Principal: Mrs. Mary Skeen
Assistant Principal: Mr. John Amann

  • 15 Full-Time Teachers
  • 4 Part-Time Teachers
  • 5 Teacher Assistants
  • 2 Learning Support Teachers

All teachers are certified. 15 faculty members have obtained a Masters degree or higher.

High School and College Placement

(98% of students get into high school of their choice)

  • St. Augustine High School
  • Cathedral Catholic High School
  • Our Lady of Peace
  • The Bishop’s School
  • Francis Parker
  • Santa Fe Christian Academy
  • La Jolla High School

College Placement

  • Georgetown University
  • Penn State University
  • Stanford University
  • UCLA
  • University of California Berkeley
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of San Diego
  • US Naval Academy
  • Villanova
  • William & Mary

Athletics

  • Varsity Football, Girls & Boys Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer (Grades 7 & 8)
  • JV Football, Girls & Boys Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer (Grades 5 & 6)
  • Pee Wee Soccer (Grades K-4)
  • Pee Wee Basketball (Grade K-4)
  • Cross Country (Grades K-8)
  • Track (Grades K-8)

Clubs and Activities

  • Glee Club
  • Legos in Engineering
  • Choir
  • Band
  • Homework Club
  • Engineeering Club
  • Student Council
  • La Jolla Christmas Parade
  • Big Buddies/Little Buddies
  • Science Fair
  • Chess Club
  • National Spelling Bee
  • Jr. Gathering
  • Cooking Class
  • Spanish Class
  • Drama
  • Friendship Circles
  • Altar Server
  • High School Readiness Prep
  • Yearbook