Inspired by social justice teachings, Salesian College Preparatory is a diverse private, independent, Catholic co-educational high school located in the East Bay city of Richmond, California. We are committed to developing the individual potential of every student in our care through an educational system that is rooted in faith, and consistently excellent, innovative, and equitable. At Salesian, we meet the needs of the young through the oratory experiences of a home where you belong, a school that educates, a church that welcomes, and a playground where joy abounds.
Salesian features a strong interdisciplinary STEAM curriculum, including Project Lead the Way’s Biomedical Science Pathway, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, and innovative visual and performing arts. An extensive roster of Honors, AP, and elective courses highlight a curriculum specifically created for 21st-century learning. At Salesian, students receive a rigorous yet nurturing education that helps them develop into well-rounded scholars.