K-8 Admissions Contact:  


Preschool Admissions Contact:  


2022-2023 K-8 New Applicant Admission Process

  • We will begin accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year on October 1, 2021.  Please complete and return an Application for Admission form (click here to download the form ) for each child. Email your completed form(s) to Mrs. Gorney at dgorney@sta-sd.org. This step will add your child(ren) to our INTEREST list. We will begin contacting prospective families in March 2022.

  • Mrs. Gorney is available to conduct a school tour and/or answer any questions you may have either via email or by scheduling a telephone call. A K-8 school tour takes approximately one hour. Tour times are either from 8:45-9:45 a.m. or from 1:15-2:15 p.m. beginning October 18th. If you wish to schedule a tour, please send Mrs. Gorney an email, and share 2-3 possible dates/times. She will try to accommodate your schedule.

  • Please continue to check this page for updates regarding K-8 admissions. 


2021-2022 Applicants

  • The 2021-2022 application period is CLOSED. We have full enrollment in all classes and extensive INTEREST lists for 2021-2022. The following Catholic schools are in close proximity and may have openings:  Our Lady of Grace, St. John of the Cross, St. Martin of Tours, Santa Sophia Academy, Holy Trinity, St. Kieran.

  • Prior 2021-2022 applicants will remain on our INTEREST list for the entire 2021-2022 school year. We will refer to this list when an opening comes available throughout the 2021-2022 school year.


⇒St. Therese Academy Preschool: 


Application for Admission – Preschool through 8th Grade


2022-2023  Current STA Family Re-Registration Process

Re-registration for our current STA families will take place in February 2022. Watch for more information to post later in the calendar year. Please call Mrs. Salaz if you have questions regarding re-registration 619-583-6270




The Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego, mindful of their mission to be witnesses to the love of Christ for all, admit students of any race, color, and national and /or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the schools. The Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, and national and/or ethnic origin, age, sex or disability in the administration of educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. Likewise, the Catholic Schools in the Diocese of San Diego do not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of sex, age, disability, race, color and national and/or ethnic origin.