Are you looking for a challenging and engaging college preparatory high school experience? Do you want to spend your high school years among peers with diverse backgrounds, thoughts, and experiences? Then Vistamar might be the high school for you.

Now, let’s talk about what Vistamar is looking for in our applicants: We’re looking for independent thinkers who are unafraid to challenge the status quo. Who work hard in high school, but place equal value on living healthy and balanced lives. And who engage in the world with true purpose.

If that sounds like you, read on:

This area of our web site has information to guide you through our application process. Here you may submit an inquiry, find out about our admission events and tours and register to attend, apply online, download application forms, view our easy-to-follow steps to apply, have most of your questions answered, and, if necessary, look into our need-based moderated tuition program (Vistamar’s improved take on financial aid).

Rolling Admissions Information

If you missed the priority deadline, Vistamar School will consider new 9th grade and transfer applications (permitting availability) after the January 17th deadline. Rolling Admissions applications will be reviewed up until August 15th.

Click here to learn more!

Admissions Application Season

Vistamar School will launch events, tours and applications for the 2020 - 2021 school year in September 2019. To receive updates from the Admissions Office directly, please submit an inquiry form.
Apply using the SAO|| Register for the ISEE  OR the SSAT 
Troubleshooting the SAO: Contact the Enrollment Management Association directly by email sending an email to or by reach them by phone (Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EST) 609-683-4440.

Vistamar School admits students of any race, color, religion, gender, gender orientation or expression, sexual orientation, ancestry, or national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, disability, color, religion, gender, gender orientation or expression, sexual orientation, ancestry, or national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, financial access programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.

Meet the Admissions Team

List of 3 members.

  • Patricia Goodenberger 

    Director of Admissions
  • Kirstyne Lange 

    Associate Director of Admissions
  • Taylor Norris 

    Admissions Associate
Vistamar School is a private independent high school in the South Bay region of Los Angeles
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