Academics

Garces Memorial is a Catholic, coeducational, college preparatory high school. It is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and by the Western Catholic Education Association.

Courses Offered

Garces Memorial offers a rigorous college preparatory curriculum that prepares the students to succeed in a higher academic setting. Garces Memorial offers a core curriculum with classes that meet California State Standards and UC & CSU approval. The school focuses on maximizing learning for all students by offering various curricular programs. In the 2013/2014 school year, Garces Memorial implemented a 1:1 iPad program. The school integrates technology into the teaching and learning process.

Students beginning with the class of 2019, have the opportunity to enroll in our STEM classes, Introduction to Engineering Design, Principles of Engineering, and Civil Engineering and Architecture.

Academic Awards

The Garces Memorial Academic Awards Assemblies recognize students who have earned academic awards and honors. One awards assembly will focus on seniors. The second awards assembly will concentrate on juniors, sophomores and freshman. Each assembly will be organized and coordinated by the faculty member designated as the Chairperson of the Awards Committee.