Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    499
  • Type
    Private, Religious
  • Religion
    Catholic
  • Reviews
    51 3.9
  • Ranking
Details

Teachers

Mater Dei High School has 33 full-time and 3 part-time teachers. There are roughly 13 students for every teacher. There have been 4 reviews written about the teachers and they have been mostly positive.

Ratings and Reviews
4 from 4 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers are very diverse. Some have taught there for most of their lives, while others are fresh out of college. Many of them are approachable and love to help outside of class. Grading depends on the teacher, as does the amount of work required of the students.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: They can always help out if someone doesn't understand how to do a problem.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Most teachers at this school are wonderful. There are only a select few that either do not know enough about their field to be teaching, are too smart for high school teaching, or think they are right and everyone else is wrong, therefore singling out students and causing problems (especially raised stress levels among students in terms of grades).
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers are all engaged and very helpful.

Student Opinions

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements?     Based on 6 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • The teachers are available outside of class.
  • The teachers give engaging lessons.
  • The teachers are very knowledgeable.
  • The teachers help struggling students.
  • The teachers genuinely care about the students.
  • The teachers are consistent with their grading practices.
  • The teachers have respect for student ideas.
  • The teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.
  • The teachers are friendly and approachable.
  • The teachers effectively incorporate technology into the classroom.
  • The teachers effectively utilize real-world examples.

How diverse is the teaching staff at this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 17% Very diverse
  • 17% Pretty diverse
  • 0% Average
  • 67% Not too diverse
  • 0% Not diverse at all

Does this school have enough teachers for the number of students they serve?     Based on 6 responses

  • 17% There are more than enough teachers.
  • 67% There is a good balance of teachers and students.
  • 17% The school could stand to have a few more teachers.
  • 0% The school needs a lot more teachers to handle the student population.

How devoted is the teaching staff to their work?     Based on 6 responses

  • 17% All the teachers go above and beyond.
  • 83% Most teachers put in more than they have to.
  • 0% Only a few teachers try harder than they have to.
  • 0% All the teachers do the bare minimum to squeak by.