Academic Programs

Santa Margarita's college prep academic tracks are tailored to meet the needs of varied learners. In addition to the traditional college prep courses, the school offers 117 higher-level courses. Our schedule spans seven periods offering students a depth to their curriculum that combines academic courses with performing and visual arts courses.

AP provides motivated and academically prepared students with the opportunity to earn college credit.


The only Catholic high school in the county to offer the rigorous International Baccalaureate program.


The Auxiliary Studies Program allows students with specialized learning needs to reach their full potential while at Santa Margarita.

Santa Margarita's Options Program provides an inclusive Catholic education to high school students with developmental and intellectual disabilities through a non-diploma track.